Thumbprint Cookies

A flavor packed cookie, loaded with strawberry.

  • Servings: 36 cookies
  • Cook Time: 45 Min
  • Main Ingredient: Strawberry Fruit Spread

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup sugar substitute
  • 1 tsp. almond extract
  • 2 cups all purpose flour
  • 2 cups PolanerĀ® All Fruit Strawberry Fruit Spread
  • 2 eggs (separated)
  • 1/8 tsp. salt
  • 2 cups almonds
  • 1 cup butter

Directions

Preheat oven to 350F. In a large mixing bowl on low speed, beat margarine and sugar until fluffy. Add yolks, almond extract and salt until blended. Add all flour at once and beat together on low speed for 2 minutes, scraping bowl often. In a small bowl beat whites slightly. Roll dough into balls. Dip balls in the egg whites and roll in the almonds. Place on baking sheets sprayed with non-stick cooking spray. Press thumb deeply to form thumbprint. Bake at 350F for 10-13 minutes. Cool on wire racks. Fill cookies with 1/2 teaspoon strawberry preserves. Serves about 36.