Basic Spritz Cookies

Basic Spritz Cookies Recipe

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Terri Slotterback


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

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

How to Make Basic Spritz Cookies


  • 1With 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.
  • 2Fill and assemble cookie gun. Use desired disc. Make cookies. Decorate with colored sugar at this stage.
  • 3Bake 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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