How to Make Almond Squares
- Heat oven to 300 degrees. Line a 10 X 15 cookie sheet with aluminum foil. Coat with cooking spray.
- In a large bowl, with an electric mixer on medium, beat butter and sugar until fluffy. Beat in egg yolk, almond extract and salt. Gradually beat in flour.
- Press dough evenly in prepared pan with your hands. Beat egg white in small bowl until foamy. Brush evenly over dough, then sprinkle with almonds.
- Bake 35 to 40 minutes or until gently brown. Let cool. Lift foil out of pan. Cut into 2" squares with serrated knife.