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Cream Cheese Dainties

Cream Cheese Dainties Recipe

A favourite

Ingredients

1/2 cup butter, softened

3 ounces cream cheese, softened

1 teaspoon sugar

1 cup flour

1 cup preserves, any flavor

nuts of choice, optional

Method

Preheat oven to 375 F. Mix well first 4 ingredients. Divide dough in half and
chill 1 hour.

On lightly floured surface, roll out 1/8 inch thick. Use a 2 inch diameter round
cookie
cutter to cut 3 dozen bases. Place on ungreased cookie sheet. Put 1/4 teaspoon
preserves
in center of each base and sprinkle with nuts. Use a 1 inch diameter round cookie
cutter to
cut out tops from remaining dough, rerolling scraps as necessary.
Place a 1
inch top over
the preserves on each 2 inch base. Bake 8-10 minutes. Store in sealed container.


Serve

these cookies with Christmas Tea and reflect fondly on all the wonderful things
our
grandmothers have done for us...baking cookies not the least!
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