BRACH’S® Spiced Thumbprint Nest Cookies
- 2 sticks butter
- ⅔ cup powdered sugar
- 1 large egg
- 1 teaspoon vanilla
- 1 teaspoon baking powder
- 2 cups all purpose flour
- 1½ teaspoons cinnamon
- BRACH’S® Spiced Jelly Bird Eggs
- ½ teaspoon nutmeg
- ½ teaspoon salt
- Preheat oven at 375 degrees F.
- Mix the butter and sugar until creamy. Beat in the egg and vanilla.
- In a separate bowl, combine together the flour, salt, baking powder, cinnamon and nutmeg. Add this mixture in the butter and sugar mixture. Mix it until everything is well blended.
- Make 1-inch balls from the dough and place on the baking sheet. Make indentation on the top of each ball using your thumb or the bottom of a round teaspoon.
- Bake for 8-9 minutes
- Allow to cool completely.
- Using a piping bag or small spoon make a “nest” of your favorite frosting tinted green. Decorate with BRACH’S® Jelly Bird Eggs.