*  Exported from  MasterCook  *
 
                            SANTA'S THUMBPRINTS
 
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 Serving Size  : 36   Preparation Time :0:00
 Categories    : Cookies                          Holiday
 
   Amount  Measure       Ingredient -- Preparation Method
 --------  ------------  --------------------------------
    1       c            Margarine, softened
      1/2   c            Firmly packed brown sugar
    1                    Whole egg or egg white
    1       t            Vanilla
    1 1/2   c            QUAKER Oats (quick or
                         -old-fashioned, uncooked)
    1 1/2   c            All-purpose flour
    1       c            Finely chopped nuts
      1/3   c            Jelly or preserves
 
   Heat oven to 350'F. Beat margarine and sugar in large bowl until fluffy.
   Blend in egg and vanilla. Add combined oats and flour; mix well. Shape into
   1 balls; roll in chopped nuts. Place 2 apart on ungreased cookie sheet.
   Make indentation in center of each ball with thumb. Fill each thumbprint
   with about 1/4 teaspoon jelly. Bake 12-15 minutes or until light golden
   brown. Cool completely on wire rack. Store loosely covered.
   
   Makes about 3 dozen cookies.
  
 
 
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