Cream Cheese Cookies
Approx. 1 Quart / 1.1 Litre Wide mouthed Jar
Recipe ingredients as shown below
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1 cup sifted flour
2 teaspoons baking powder
1/8 teaspoon salt
1/2 cup sugar
wheat cereal flakes, crushed
Place wheat cereal flakes and pecan halves in separate plastic wrap. Sift flour, baking
powder, and salt. Pour in
1/2 cup butter
1 package (3 oz) cream cheese, softened
1 teaspoon vanilla
1/4 teaspoon almond flavoring
Cream sugar, butter, cream cheese, and flavorings. Stir in flour mixture. Chill dough.
Form chilled dough into
walnut-sized balls. Roll each ball in the crushed wheat flakes; place on ungreased baking
sheets about 2 inches
apart. Top each cookie with pecan. Bake at 350 degrees F. for about 12 to 15 minutes.
Cool on rack. Makes
about 3 dozen cookies.
By Shellie Wilson. Shellie is the chief creative editor for Craftbits.