RICOTTA ALMOND COOKIES

Lora DiGs

By
@ansky714

I FOUND THIS ON MR FOOD SITE BUT CHANGED IT UP TO MY FAMILIES LIKINGS...PRETTY PRETTY GOOD :)


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Serves:

3-4 DOZEN (DEPENDN ON SIZE)

Prep:

20 Min

Cook:

20 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

4 c
flour
1 tsp
bakn soda
1 tsp
salt
3
eggs
2 c
sugar
1 lb
ricotta (i used part skim)
1 stick
butter flavored shortenn
3 tsp
almond extract, divided 1 & 2 tsp
1 c
almonds...chpd very fine (almost ground)
3 c
confectioners sugar
3 Tbsp
water
1/2 c
almonds roughly chpd for garnish

Directions Step-By-Step

1
PREHEAT OVEN TO 350. COAT BAKN SHEETS WITH COOKN SPRAY (I USED PARCHMENT PAPER) IN A LARGE BOWL SIFT TOGETHER FLOUR, BAKN SODA N SALT.
2
IN ANOTHER LARGE BOWL , WITH AN ELECTRIC MIXER BEAT EGGS, SUGAR, RICOTTA CHEESE, SHORTENN AND 1 TSP OF ALMOND EXTRACT UNTIL SMOOTH.
3
ALTERNATELY ADD FLOUR MIXTURE AND FINELY CHPD ALMONDS TO RICOTTA MIXTURE N BEAT UNTIL WELL BLENDD.
4
DROP BY TABLESPOONFULS ONTO PREPARED BAKN SHEETS N BAKE FOR 15 MINUTES OR UNTIL BOTTOMS R GOLDEN.
5
REMOVE TO WIRE RACK N LET COOL COMPLETELY B4 FROSTN.
6
MEANWHILE IN A MEDIUM BOWL COMBINE CONFECTIONERS SUGAR, WATER N REMAINN ALMOND EXTRACT. (MORE CONF SUGAR AND/OR WATER MAY B NEEDD TO REACH DESIRED CONSISTANCY) DRIZZLE ONTOP OF COOLD COOKIE N SPRINKLE ROUGHLY CHPD ALMONDS....ENJOY :)

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: Italian
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids
Hashtags: #ricotta, #almonds, #flour