American

Grandma’s Jam Diagonals

December 19, 2020
0 Ratings
Photo by Eli Cizewski-Robinson
Author Notes

Jam cookies —Eli Cizewski-Robinson

  • Prep time 15 minutes
  • Cook time 15 minutes
  • makes 27 cookies
Ingredients
  • Cookies
  • 1/2 cup Butter, Softened
  • 1/4 cup Sugar
  • 1 teaspoon Vanilla
  • 1/2 tablespoon Salt
  • 1 1/4 cups Flour
  • 1/4 cup Raspberry Jam
  • Glaze
  • 3/4 cup Powdered Sugar
  • 4 teaspoons Lemon Juice
In This Recipe
Directions
  1. Cream butter, sugar, vanilla, and salt till fluffy. Gradually stir in flour till blended. (Could take a few minutes.)
  2. Once the dough begins to stick, form into a ball, then divide dough in thirds. On lightly floured surface roll each portion into 9” ropes. Place inches apart on parchment line sheet. With finger or a teaspoon make a depression down the center of each rope. Fill depression with jam
  3. Bake at 350° for 12-15 minutes or till golden. Cool on cookie sheet.
  4. Blend powdered sugar and lemon juice and carefully drizzle over. Once the glaze has set, cut diagonally into 1“ cookies.

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