Almond Sandies

Almond Sandies Recipe

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Michelle Bersani =^..^=

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@kitikat

I tweaked this from a recipe for pecan sandies, since my hubby & I don't like pecans. He loves these. He says everyone in his office are always asking when I'm going to make them again.

I hope you enjoy :)

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
18-24 cookies
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
20 Min

Ingredients

  • 1 c
    butter ( i use unsalted)
  • 2 1/4 c
    all purpose flour
  • 1/3 c
    white sugar
  • 1 1/8 tsp
    almond extract
  • 1 c
    chopped almonds
  • 1 c
    sifted powdered sugar (optional)

How to Make Almond Sandies

Step-by-Step

  1. In a mixing bowl, beat butter with an electric hand blender until creamed.
  2. Add about 1/2 the flour, all of the sugar, almond extract, and 1 tablespoon water.
  3. Beat until thoroughly combined.
    Beat in remaining flour (if dough is too dry, add a little more water).
  4. Stir in almonds.
  5. Shape into 1 inch balls.
    Place on an ungreased cookie sheet and lighly flatten with the palm of your hand.
  6. Bake in a 325 degree oven for about 20 minutes or until bottoms are lightly browned.
  7. Cool cookies on a wire rack.
  8. Gently shake cooled cookies in a bag with powdered sugar (if desired).

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About Almond Sandies

Course/Dish: Cookies
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




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