These are great to make for Christmas cookies , I always add food coloring for different colored cookies.
How to Make Spritz Cookies
- Cream the butter , vanilla and sugar ; Add the egg yolks and beat well.
- Mix together : flour , salt and add to the creamed mixture and mix until all combined.
- Press through a cookie press or a pastry tube onto a cookie sheet ; Decorate with colored sugar or decorettes if desired.
- Bake @ 425° for about 8 minutes.
- For Orange Spritz cookies :
- * 1 teaspoon Orange rind and 1/2 teaspoon orange extract in replace of the vanilla extract.