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Cream Cheese Dainties

Cream Cheese Dainties Recipe

Beautiful little cookies


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


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


cutter to cut 3 dozen bases. Place on ungreased cookie sheet. Put 1/4 teaspoon


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.


these cookies with Christmas Tea and reflect fondly on all the wonderful things


grandmothers have done for us... baking cookies not the least!
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