Bird's Nests Cookies
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1 cbutter or margarine at room temperature
1/2 cbrown sugar, firmly packed
2egg yolks, reserve whites
CREAM THESE WELL
2 call purpose flour
MIX FLOUR IN WELL. ROLL INTO 1 INCH BALLS.
1 cwell crushed walnuts~pecans or almonds
1 cmaraschino cherries
CUT CHERRIES INTO HALVES.
How to Make Bird's Nests Cookies
- Preheat oven to 350 degrees.Roll balls into egg white. Then into the crushed nuts.Place onto parchment paper cookie sheets. Place half cherry into center of thumb print cookie. Bake at 350 degrees for 5 minutes. Press center down and bake 10-15 minutes longer.
- cool on cookie rack.