Basic Spritz Cookies

Basic Spritz Cookies Recipe

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Terri Slotterback

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@mollyspitcher

Christmas wouldn't be Christmas without these. Watch it though they go fast.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Ingredients

  • 1/2 c
    butter beans
  • 1/4 c
    vegetable shortening
  • 3/4 c
    granulated sugar
  • 1 large
    egg
  • 2 tsp
    vanilla extract
  • 2 c
    all purpose flour
  • 1/4 tsp
    baking powder
  • 1/4 tsp
    salt

How to Make Basic Spritz Cookies

Step-by-Step

  1. With mixer, mix butter & shortening thoroughly. Add sugar gradually, continuing to beat about 5 minutes until light & fluffy. Add egg & vanilla beat well. Lightly spoon flour into measuring cup and level off. Blend flour, baking powder, salt together, add in 3 additions. Batter will be stiff.
  2. Fill and assemble cookie gun. Use desired disc. Make cookies. Decorate with colored sugar at this stage.
  3. Bake 10-12 minutes at 375o or until cookies just start to turn golden around edges. Be careful not to overbake. Makes about 6-7 dozen cookies

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About Basic Spritz Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies
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