Posts By: Susan Axelrod
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    Cookie Contest

    Santa’s Sugar Cookies

    Submitted by Clare R. Cooney 2 1/2 cups flour 1/2 cups sugar 1 jumbo egg 1 cup butter-chilled Preheat oven to 425. Mix flour and sugar, then add egg.  Cut in pieces of butter- I use a pastry cutter versus  two knives or forks. Once the ingredients look like coarse crumbs- start kneading the pastry. … Read on

    Posted: November 22, 2012
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    Cookie Contest

    Raspberry-Hazelnut Schnitten

    Submitted by Deanna Weaver Makes 48 Ingredients ½ cup unsalted butter only (as with any cookie) 1/3 cup granulated sugar 1 egg 2 cups flour (I only use King Arthur) 1 egg white, slightly beaten 1 jar raspberry preserves 1 cup coarsely chopped hazelnuts (maybe a little more) 6-8 oz semi-sweet chocolate, melted with 2… Read on

    Posted: November 22, 2012