Chocolate Almond Sugar Cookies Recipe

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Chocolate Almond Sugar Cookies

Catherine Thompson Floyd

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@Catherine5414

Sugar cookie, almonds, chocolate, what's not to love! Make these delicious cookies for a party tray and watch them disappear. Pretty little sugar sandwich cookies will look inviting and will make you a star!


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Serves:

4 dzn sandwich cookies

Prep:

2 Hr

Cook:

5 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

2 c
flour
1/4 tsp
salt
1/2 c
butter, softened
1 1/4 c
sugar
1
egg
1 tsp
almond extract
1
egg white, slightly beaten
1 1/2 c
almonds, finely chopped
3/4 c
chocolate chips, toll house preferred

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Combine in a bowl the flour and salt. Set aside. Cream together the butter and sugar, add egg and almond extract; beat well. Gradually add in the flour mixture and mix well. Divide dough in half; shape into a ball and flatten. Wrap in Plastic wrap and chill for 1 hour. Preheat oven to 350 deg. On lightly floured board roll out dough to 3/16 " thickness. Cut in 2" by 1" rectangles using sharp knife or pastry wheel. Place on ungreased cookie sheets. Brush tops with beaten egg white and sprinkle with 1/4 tsp. almonds. Bake 5 to 6 minutes. Cookies will look pale. Allow to stand for 2 minutes before removing from cookie sheets. Cool. Melt chocolate chips by double boiler method (put dish over hot, not boiling water, stir until melted and smooth). Spread 1/2 slightly rounded tsps. chocolate on flat side of cookie; top with second cookie. Chill.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Nuts
Regional Style: American