Almond Cookies Posted On December 11, 2021 Save to BigOven Yum Almond CookiesEasy to bake, festive Christmas cookies, made with almond extract, flour, egg, sugar and shortening. Decorated with green or red food coloring. Print Recipe Pin Recipe Rate RecipePrep Time: 10 minutesCook Time: 12 minutesTotal Time: 22 minutesCourse: Dessert, SnacksCuisine: AmericanKeyword: all purpose flour, almond extract, christmas, cookies, shorteningServings: 48Ingredients3 cups all purpose flour1 teaspoon baking soda1 large egg1 teaspoon almond extract1 cup sugar1 1/3 cups shorteningfood coloring red and/or green; optionalInstructionsPreheat oven to 350°F.Sift flour, soda, salt. Beat eggs with fork. Add extract. Cream sugar with shortening; add egg; mix thoroughly. Add dry ingredients gradually.Roll into balls 1" in diameter. Place 1" apart on greased cookie sheet.Press thumb gently in center of top of each ball. Touch depression with red or green coloring.Bake 12 minutes at 350°.NotesNutritional values listed may vary from final results depending on actual measurements and brands used to prepare the recipe.Nutrition FactsAlmond CookiesServing Size 1 eachAmount per ServingCalories97% Daily Value*Fat 6g9%Saturated Fat 1g6%Trans Fat 1gPolyunsaturated Fat 2gMonounsaturated Fat 2gCholesterol 4mg1%Sodium 25mg1%Potassium 10mg0%Carbohydrates 10g3%Fiber 1g4%Sugar 4g4%Protein 1g2%Vitamin A 6mcg1%Calcium 2mg0%Iron 1mg6%* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet. Tried this recipe?Let us know how it was! Like this:Like Loading... Tags:all-purpose flour, almond extract, eggs, shortening, sugar Related Posts Magical Mint Cookies Amaretti Sesame-Almond Cookies About The Author Beckie Add a Comment Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * Recipe Rating Recipe Rating Comment Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email. ΔThis site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.