Raspberry Star Cookies

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  • Published May 20th
  • Ready In37m
  • Servings24
  • Calories223
A delicious cookie filled with raspberry jam and topped with an almond flavored glaze.

Raspberry Star Cookies Ingredients

The following are the ingredients needed to make delicious Raspberry Star Cookies for 24 servings:

  • 1 cup butter, softened
  • 1 cup white sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 3 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1 (8 ounce) jar raspberry preserves
  • 2 cups confectioners' sugar
  • 2 teaspoons almond extract

Raspberry Star Cookies Cooking Instructions

  • Prep30m
  • Cook7m
  • Ready In37m

To cook Raspberry Star Cookies, you need about 30 minutes of preparation time. The time needed to cook this Raspberry Star Cookies is about 7 minutes , and you can serve your Raspberry Star Cookies within 37 minutes . The following are the steps to cook Raspberry Star Cookies easily:

  1. 1 Preheat the oven to 375 degrees F (190 degrees C). Grease cookie sheets.
  2. 2 In a large bowl, cream together the butter and sugar until smooth. Beat in the egg. Combine the flour and salt; stir into the creamed mixture. Dough will be stiff. On a lightly floured surface, roll half of the dough out to 1/8 inch thickness. Cut into star shapes using a cookie cutter. Set cookies 1 inch apart onto the prepared cookie sheets. Place a teaspoon of jam onto each cookie and spread out towards the points of the stars. Roll out remaining half of the dough and cut into stars the same size. cut holes in the center of each star, then place them onto the jam stars.
  3. 3 Bake for 7 to 10 minutes in the preheated oven, until golden around the edges. Remove from cookie sheets to cool on wire racks. In a small bowl, mix together the confectioners' sugar and almond extract to form a glaze. Add water a teaspoon at a time if the mixture is too thick to drizzle. Drizzle glaze over cooled cookies.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 223 calories; 8.1 grams of fat; 36.3 grams of carbohydrates; 2 grams of protein; 28 milligrams of cholesterol; 106 milligrams of sodium.

  1. Dec 8th 2011

    very tasty cookies.

  2. Dec 13th 2010

    Wonderful! I made the suggested change and added 1 tsp. of almond extract to the dough. I also used the dough from the small cut-out and topped it with a dollop of raspberry jam and a sliv ...

  3. Feb 18th 2010

    These turned out great. Don't worry about getting the jelly exactly even because it bubbles and melts into a nice even puddle. My only adjustment was the bake time. My broken oven only ba ...

  4. Dec 4th 2009

    These cookies are delicious and beautiful! I gave it 4 stars because the cookies are pretty time-consuming, and the recipe doesn't make nearly as many cookies as it claims, I've found. T ...

  5. Dec 3rd 2009

    I made these by cutting the dough into circles using a clean cap from a can of spray starch - frugal and ingenious, huh? LOL Then I cut a small star shape using a very small star-shaped meta ...

  6. Dec 9th 2008

    I love this recipe. I made similar cookies a few years ago but, I like this recipe better where you make the sandwiches before you bake them. It gives the jam a slightly chewy consistency ...

  7. Jan 30th 2008

    All around it was good, my only complaint was with the dough. I tried chilling it and that didn't work well. I tried just rolling it out and it took a great deal of flour to keep it from st ...

  8. Dec 16th 2007

    These cookies are so good! I make them every year for Christmas. I did change the recipe slightly for my own tastes. I do not do a drizzle frosting. Instead, as soon as the cookies come ...

  9. Dec 14th 2002

    Made these last Christmas and they were everyone's favorite out of all the cookies that were there! A lot of work, but the combination of raspberry and almond flavor is SO delicious!