2015 Recipe Contest Submissions

Thumbprint cookie


1/2 C shortening
1/4 C brown sugar
1 egg yolk
1/2 tsp vanilla
1 C flour


Combine shorteign, brown sugar, egg yolk and vanilla
Add flour.
Roll in 1 inch ball
drip in 1 egg white, whipped
Roll in chopped nut meats
Roll into 1 inch ball
dip in 1 egg white, whipped
Roll in nut meats
Bake @ 350degrees F
8 minutes then press thumb into cookie center and continue baking 2 more minutes
Put frosting to center of cookie
Bright red and green for Christmas cookie

Bright red and dark green frosting for Christmas

Sharon Fox

It tastes good, and Christmas wouldn’t be Christmas without them. Of course, we eat them all year round, but Christmas is an absolute must.