Ingredients

How to make it

  • Beat butter with electric mixer on medium speed for 30 seconds. Add sugar and baking powder; beat well.
  • Add egg and extract, beating until well combined.
  • Beat in as much flour as you can with the mixer, and stir in any remaining flour with a wooden spoon.
  • DO NOT CHILL DOUGH.
  • Pack dough into cookie press; force dough through press onto ungreased baking sheets.
  • Decorate tops, if desired.
  • Bake at 375 degrees for 8 to 10 minutes or until cookies are firm but not browned.
  • Cool on wire racks.
  • Recipe makes about 72 to 84 cookies.
  • NOTE: Spritz are pictured on top center edge of tray in photo, to the left of the rolled Krumkake cookies.

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  • chrispf 5 years ago
    I make these every Christmas. I loved my original press....you turned a crank/handle and could make your own shape. My mom always made circles that looked like wreaths (decorated with red and green candied cherry pieces) or s-shapes or straight lines. My press fell apart. Now I have the newer style that is harder to get started. I have to put the press directly onto the cookie sheet for each cookie to come out right. I do as close to the wreath shape that I can get.
    They are delicious and a family favorite!
    Thanks for posting it.....Chris
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  • michellem 5 years ago
    Well I can look but can't touch, right!!
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  • annieamie 5 years ago
    I have nothing else to say but thank you, thank you and thank you for the recipe! You're the best, Krum!!!
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    " It was excellent "
    gagagrits ate it and said...
    Me too! my Mom use to make them like crazy. There were stars, pointesettas, Christmas trees, the flat one, and I think one was a camel. When I make them they stick to the press, then I slide my finger under real careful and, Wella! I have colorful blobs of dough that resemble kidneys, spleens, and livers.All diffrent colors with sprinkles ontop, festive like. I love the taste of these little buggers, maybe some one will straighten us out on how to......:)
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  • joe1155 5 years ago
    I am crazy about these cookies. Thanks for the recipe.
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    " It was excellent "
    henrie ate it and said...
    Oh gosh I've been wanting to make a spritz cookie in my battery operated cookie press for years, now I have no excuse. These sound like just what I've been looking for. Thanks for sharing, you have my 5
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    " It was excellent "
    juels ate it and said...
    Those look cute! I'm so glad you got around to posting these! Love the butttery cookies!
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