Cream Cheese Sugar Cookies- Heart Sandwich Cookies

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May. 30, 2012

These cream cheese sugar cookies are my new favorite sugar cookie recipe!! The dough is a dream to work with (just make sure it is properly chilled) That almond extract and rich cream cheese really adds some character to cookies.

Ingredients

All purpose flour 2 1/2 Cup (40 tbs)
Baking soda 1/4 Teaspoon
Baking powder 1/4 Teaspoon
Salt 1/4 Teaspoon
Sugar 2 Cup (32 tbs)
Cream cheese 4 Ounce , softened
Butter 1/2 Cup (8 tbs) , softened
Egg 1
Vanilla extract 1/2 Teaspoon
Almond extract 1/2 Teaspoon
Food color 1/4 Teaspoon (as required, A range of food colorings like red, blue, purple, green, yellow can be used)
Marshmallow fluff/White frosting 1 Tablespoon (as required)

Directions

For directions, please visit http://divascancook.com/2012/02/cream-cheese-sugar-cookies-recipe-hearts-sandwich-cookies.html

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Easy
Cook Time: 5 Minutes
Ready In: 5 Minutes
Servings: 12

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 335Calories from Fat 101

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 12 g18.5%

Saturated Fat 6 g30%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol

Sodium 115 mg4.79%

Total Carbohydrates 55 g18.3%

Dietary Fiber %

Sugars 34 g

Protein 4 g8%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet