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Thumbprint Cookies


Thumbprint cookies are a classic cookies that always make a great impression, regardless of what the occasion is. These delicious cookies feature a filling of chocolate but you can substitute with other fillings, like your favorite jam. Enjoy!

From My Friend Helen G.

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  • 2 sticks butter
  • 9 tablespoons powdered sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 2 cups flour
  • Nuts
  • 5 tablespoons powdered sugar
  • 2 teaspoons cocoa
  • Water to desired consisstency


Preparation time 15mins
Cooking time 30mins


Step 1

Mix cookie ingredients together. Roll cookies into ball shape. Place cookies onto ungreased cookie sheet. Press in center of cookie ball with thumb.

Bake at 350°F until brown.

For filling, mix dry ingredients and mix together adding water to desired consistency. Fill cookies with filling after allowing to cool.

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