Thumbprint Cookies

Recipe by MaryMc
READY IN: 48mins
YIELD: 3 dozen
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Cream butter and sugar. Add vanilla.
  • Beat in egg yolks.
  • Sift together flour, soda and salt and add to sugar mixture.
  • Form into balls the size of a walnut, dip in slightly-beaten egg whites, and roll in chopped nuts.
  • Place on a greased cookie sheet and press down slightly in the center with your thumb.
  • Bake at 350 degrees for 8 minutes.
  • Remove from oven and press down in center again.
  • Bake another 10 minutes.
  • Cool.
  • Just before serving, put a dab of jelly in the center of each cookie.
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