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Bird's Nest Cookies

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Ingredients
  Butter/1/2 cup oleo 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs) (1 Stick)
  Brown sugar 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Egg yolk 1
  Flour 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Egg white 1
  Pecans 1 Cup (16 tbs), chopped
  Jam/Jelly 1 Tablespoon
Directions

GETTING READY
1. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees.

MAKING
2. In a large bowl, cream the butter and the sugar
3. Add the egg yolks to the pan and beat well
4. Add flour to the mixture
5. Form the mixture into small balls
6. Dip these balls into well beaten egg white
7. Roll the balls into crushed pecans
8. Press the centers of the balls to depress them
9. Bake at 350 degrees for 8 minutes.
10. Remove from oven and press again
11. Bake for ten more minutes
12. Cool

FINALIZING
13. Fill the centers with jam or jelly before serving

SERVING
14. Serve as snacks

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Medium
Cuisine: 
European
Course: 
Dessert
Method: 
Baked
Dish: 
Cookie
Ingredient: 
Egg
Interest: 
Everyday, Healthy
Preparation Time: 
15 Minutes
Cook Time: 
20 Minutes
Ready In: 
35 Minutes
Servings: 
36

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