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These almond-flavored butter cookies are drizzled with an almond glaze.
Heat oven to 400°F.
Combine butter and sugar in bowl. Beat at medium speed, scraping bowl often, until creamy. Add egg and 1 teaspoon almond extract; continue beating until well mixed. Add flour and salt; beat at low speed until well mixed.
Divide dough in half. Stir food color into 1 portion. Fit cookie press with ribbon template; fill with dough, alternating spoonfuls of each color. Press dough into 12-inch long strips onto ungreased cookie sheets. Cut strips every 2 inches, flouring knife if necessary. (Do not separate.) Bake 5-8 minutes or until edges are lightly browned. Cut warm cookies along scored lines. Let cookies cool completely on cookie sheet.
Combine powdered sugar, 1/2 teaspoon almond extract and enough milk for desired drizzling consistency in bowl. Drizzle glaze over cooled cookies. Let stand until set..
Dietary Fiber: 0g
A nice spring twist on spritz cookies! I made mine with pink food coloring for Valentine's day. They were a definite hit and so cute.
I loved making these cookies they taste great and are not too sweet, and very easy to make!
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