*  Exported from  MasterCook  *
 
                         SPICE 'N' NUT THUMBPRINTS
 
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 Serving Size  : 24   Preparation Time :0:00
 Categories    : Cookies                          Desserts
 
   Amount  Measure       Ingredient -- Preparation Method
 --------  ------------  --------------------------------
      3/4   c            (1 1/2 sticks) butter,
                         Softened
      1/2   c            Sugar
    1                    Egg
    1       t            Vanilla
    1 3/4   c            All-purpose flour
      1/2   c            Finely ground pecans or
                         Almonds
    1       t            Cinnamon
      1/4   c            Jam, such as strawberry,
                         Raspberry, or peach
 
   Preheat oven to 350 degrees.  cream butter & sugar in lg mixer bowl until
   light & fluffy.  Beat in egg & vanilla.  Add 1/2 of flour; mix well.  Add
   remaining flour, nuts & cinnamon; mix well.  Shape dough into 1 balls.
   Place 1 apart on unbuttered cookie sheets.  Lightly press center of each
   ball with thumb, or the handle of a wooden spoon, leaving cup-like
   indention.  Fill each indention w/ about 1/4 ts jam.  Bake 18 min. or until
   lightly browned around edges.  Transfer to wire racks; cool completely.
   
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