Agriculture + Lifestyle

The Perfect Cookie For This Year's Cookie Swap

Posted on November 30, 2022 12:00 AM



Are you in search of an easy cookie to use for the annual cookie swap? Not only does this cookie melt in your mouth, it will fool your friends into thinking you spent hours in the kitchen preparing them. They are also freezable so you can make them well in advance of your event. If you can’t meet with your group in person this year, no worries, these cookies can easily be mailed to family and friends. 


Raspberry Almond Shortbread Thumbprint Cookies


For the cookie dough:

2 cups all-purpose flour

2 teaspoons cornstarch

¼ teaspoon salt

1 cup unsalted butter

2/3 cup granulated sugar

¼ teaspoon almond extract

½ cup seedless raspberry jam

For the glaze:

1 cup powdered sugar

2/3 teaspoons water

½ teaspoon almond extract


For the full recipe visit savingdessert.com


We used Raspberry jam for this recipe, but feel free to use your favorite jam from your favorite Certified Farm Market. Find a CFM near you