Family Tested & Approved
any flavor of jam or preserves
Preheat oven to 300 degrees. Grease cookie sheets.
Seperate the egg from the yolk- hold back egg white.
Cream butter, sugar and egg yolk.
Add vanilla extract, flour and salt. Mix really well.
Shape dough into balls - rolls balls in the egg whites. Place dough on cookie sheets about 2 inches apart.
Remove cookies from oven- press thumb into the center of each cookie- then fill the thumbprint with your choice of preserves or jam.
Bake another 8 minutes until lightly browned.