Grandmother's Spritz

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May. 06, 2011


Butter 1 Cup (16 tbs) , softened
Sugar 3/4 Cup (12 tbs)
Egg yolk 1
Almond extract 1 Teaspoon
Sifted flour 2 Cup (32 tbs)
Baking powder 1 Teaspoon
Salt 1/8 Teaspoon


Preheat oven to 350 to 375 degrees.

Cream butter and sugar at medium speed in mixer bowl or with wooden spoon until light and fluffy.

Add egg yolk and almond extract.

Sift flour, baking powder and salt together.

Add to creamed mixture, beating at low speed to form dough.

Spoon into pastry bag fitted with star tip.

Pipe into 2-inch's and o's on ungreased cookie sheet.

Bake for 8 to 10 minutes or until edges begin to brown.

Remove to wire rack to cool.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Easy
Cook Time: 10 Minutes
Ready In: 10 Minutes
Servings: 6

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 528Calories from Fat 277

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 31 g47.7%

Saturated Fat 19 g95%

Trans Fat 0 g


Sodium 112 mg4.67%

Total Carbohydrates 57 g19%

Dietary Fiber 1 g4%

Sugars 25 g

Protein 5 g10%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet