Easy Citrus-cherry Thumbprint Cookies Recipe

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Easy citrus-cherry thumbprint cookies

sherry monfils

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@smonfils

These are so easy to make, I let my granddaughters help. They're great cookies for Christmas.


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Serves:

5 dozen

Prep:

15 Min

Cook:

10 Min

Ingredients

1
16.5 oz tube refrigerated sugar cookie dough
1/3 c
flour
1 Tbsp
lemon zest
1 c
cherry preserves, like smuckers

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Heat oven to 350. Place parchment paper down on a lg cookie sheet. On floured surface, knead dough, flour and lemon zest until combined.
2
Shape dough into 1"-balls. Place dough balls 2" apart on cookie sheet. Bake 8-10 mins, or until golden.
3
Using the handle end of wooden spoon, press an indent into center of each ball. Spoon preserves into centers. Let cool. If desired, sprinkle cooled cookies w/ powdered sugar.

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