Dutch Treats

Cassie *

By
@1lovetocook1x

These cookies are delicious..they are addictive and tasty. These are another addition to my cookie trays I make for Christmas...Such a wonderful almond filling..


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Serves:

10 dozen

Prep:

10 Min

Cook:

30 Min

Ingredients

1 c
butter, softened
2 pkg
( 3 ounce each) cream cheese, softened
2 c
all purpose flour

FILLING

3
eggs
1 c
sugar
1 can(s)
( 8 ounces) almond paste, cut into cubes
sliced almonds

Directions Step-By-Step

1
In a large bowl; cream butter and cream cheese until light and fluffy.
Gradually add the flour. Cover and refrigerate for 1 hour or until easy to handle.
2
Roll into 1 inch balls. Press dough onto the bottom and up sides of ungreased miniature muffin cups; set aside.
3
For Filling:

In a small bowl, beat eggs until foamy. Add sugar until blended. Beat in the almond paste. Spoon a rounded teaspoonful into each cup; top each with three almond slices.
4
Bake at 325 for 25 - 30 minutes or until lightly browned and filling is set.

Cool for 10 minutes before removing to wire racks.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Hashtag: #Almond