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
  • 2 1/2 c
    all-purpose flour
  • ·
    strawberry jam

How to Make Jam Cookies


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

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About Jam Cookies

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

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