Jam Cookies

Jam Cookies Recipe

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Susan Hopkins


Grandma Wallace's recipe, I think.

★★★★★ 2 votes
Makes 3 dozen cookies
20 Min
10 Min


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1 c
2/3 c
white sugar
1 tsp
2 tsp
vanilla extract
2 1/2 c
all-purpose flour
strawberry jam

How to Make Jam Cookies


  • 1Blend the shortening, sugar, salt, and vanilla together.
  • 2Add the eggs and mix until creamy.
  • 3Stir in flour and mix well.
  • 4Spray cookie sheets with cooking spray. Drop spoonfuls of cooking dough onto the pans.
  • 5Make a dent into each cookie using your thumb. Spoon a little strawberry jam onto each cookie.
  • 6Bake at 350 degrees F. for 8-10 minutes, until cookies are set but NOT browned.
  • 7Cool on cooling racks.

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About Jam Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids

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