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Jam Thumbprints

Jam Thumbprints are truly easy when you start with our refrigerated tub dough, place a slight thumbprint in the middle of the cookie then fill with your favorite flavor of jam, creating the perfect shortcut-recipe for this beloved holiday cookie.

Jam Thumbprints
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  • Skill Level
    Easy
  • Makes
    24
    cookies
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Ingredients

Instructions

PREHEAT oven to 325° F.

COMBINE cookie dough and flour in medium mixing bowl. Roll dough into 24, 1 1/4-inch balls. Place 2 inches apart on ungreased baking sheets.

BAKE for 14 to 15 minutes or until light golden brown. Immediately make a depression in each cookie with the back of a 1/2 teaspoon measure. Fill each depression with 1/2 teaspoon of jam. Cool on baking sheets for 5 minutes; remove to wire racks to cool completely. Store in single layer tightly covered.

TIPS:
• Dough can be made in advance, shaped into cookies and refrigerated until ready for baking.
• Recipe can easily be doubled or tripled for a larger batch.