Almond Glazed Sugar Cookie

denise hagar

By
@grandmaX2

Crisp sugar cookie-great with coffee or tea.


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Serves:

3 dozen

Prep:

10 Min

Cook:

10 Min

Ingredients

1 c
butter, room temperature
3/4 c
sugar
1 tsp
almond extract
2 c
flour
1/2 tsp
baking powder
1/4 tsp
salt
1/2 c
sugar
1/4 c
butter, melted

GLAZE

1 1/2 c
powdered sugar
1 tsp
almond extract
4 to 5 tsp
milk
sliced almonds

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Combine butter, 3/4 cup sugar and almond extract in large mixer bowl. Beat at medium speed until creamy.
2
Combine baking powder and flour. With mixer on low speed or use spoon, add flour to creamed mixture. Combine until well blended.
3
Rolll dough into 1 inch balls. Place on ungreased cookie sheet or parchment paper, 2 inches apart.
4
Dip a flat bottom glass into melted butter and than into the 1/4 cup sugar. Press down on ball to 1/4 in thick.
5
Bake in a 400' oven for 7 to 9 minutes, or until very lightly browned.
6
Glaze- mix all ingredients in a small bowl with wire whisk. With a pastry brush, glaze cookies. Top with slivered or chopped almonds

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies