Buttery Almond Cookies

Buttery Almond Cookies

"'My husband loves these cookies,' says Elaine Anderson of Aliquippa, Pennsylvania. 'They have an old-fashioned flavor that goes well with a cup of tea. Plus they're simple to put together.'"
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  1. In a mixing bowl, cream butter and 1/2 cup confectioners' sugar. Add flour and vanilla; mix well. Stir in almonds. Shape into 1-in. balls. Place 2 in. apart on ungreased baking sheets.
  2. Bake at 350 degrees F for 13-16 minutes or until bottoms are golden brown and cookies are set. Cool for 1-2 minutes before removing to wire racks to cool completely. Roll in remaining confectioners' sugar.

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Wow these were great! In fact, I'm eating one right now. The really cool part about it was that I happened to have all 5 indredients on hand and was able to whip these up in a flash. These tas...

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I followed the recipe and these cookies are try and tasteless.

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Wow these were great! In fact, I'm eating one right now. The really cool part about it was that I happened to have all 5 indredients on hand and was able to whip these up in a flash. These tas...

Fantastic recipe, these were delicious!

Delicious!!! I love butter cookies and these with the almonds are amazing!! Everybody at home loved them!

I followed the recipe and these cookies are try and tasteless.

The list of ingredients was simple, but the cookies ended up being a bit too dry for my taste. That being said, I think they will be wonderful served with tea and I agree that they have a very ...

Fantastic! I did everything except add almonds. It was the easiest recipe and my kids loved them too! Definitely a keeper.Thanks!

Love it, but I was afraid that it wouldn't have much taste taking from what the others were saying so I added 2 spoons of brown sugar. It was awesome, and easy to do.

excellent these were a hit at a church function

Quick and tasty! As described, it does have an "old fashioned" flavor, but I did not find it boring. It is very similar to Mexican Wedding Cookies.

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