Thimble Cookies
Recipe type: Dessert
Cuisine: American
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Easy to mix up and fun to make. Even small children can help roll these into balls.
  • margarine - 1 cup
  • butter - 1 cup
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 8 egg yolks
  • 4 cups flour
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla
  1. Cream margarine, butter and sugar.
  2. Add egg yolks and beat thoroughly, adding vanilla.
  3. Gradually work in flour until blended.
  4. Shape into ball and put on ungreased cookie sheet.
  5. Press a hole into the middle with a thimble or your thumb.
  6. Fill the hole with strawberry jam.
  7. Bake at 325 on an ungreased cookie sheet.
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