Almond Glazed Sugar Cookies

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Angela Gray

By
@angiemath

These delicate and sweet cookies topped with an almond glaze will melt in your mouth. Found this recipe on the Land O Lakes website, it is wonderful and easy to make.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
3 1/2 dozen
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
10 Min

Ingredients

How to Make Almond Glazed Sugar Cookies

Step-by-Step

  1. 1 cup LAND O LAKES® Butter, softened
    3/4 cup sugar
    1 teaspoon almond extract
    2 cups all-purpose flour
    1/2 teaspoon baking powder
    1/4 teaspoon salt
    Glaze
    1 1/2 cups powdered sugar
    1 teaspoon almond extract
    4 to 5 teaspoons water
    Sliced almonds
    Directions
    Heat oven to 400°F. Combine all cookie ingredients in large bowl. Beat at medium speed, scraping bowl often, until creamy.

    Drop dough by rounded teaspoonfuls, 2 inches apart, onto ungreased cookie sheets. Flatten balls to 1/4 inch thick with bottom of buttered glass dipped in sugar. Bake for 7 to 9 minutes or until edges are very lightly browned. Cool 1 minute; remove from cookie sheets. Cool completely.

    Combine all glaze ingredients except almonds in small bowl with wire whisk. Decorate cooled cookies with glaze and sliced almonds as desired.

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About Almond Glazed Sugar Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids
Hashtags: #easy, #almonds, #pretty




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