Sweet Stars Recipe
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ingredients of Sweet Stars and
3/4 cup butter,
1 cup white sugar
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
2 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
1 teaspoon baking powder
1/4 teaspoon salt
6 tablespoons strawberry jam
1/4 cup green decorator sugar (optional)
In a large bowl, cream
butter and sugar until light and fluffy. Gradually add eggs and vanilla.
Mix well. Sift together flour, baking powder, and salt. Stir flour mixture
into the butter mixture until well blended. Refrigerate dough for three
Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Grease several cookie
On a floured surface, roll out 1/2 of the dough at a time to 1/8 inch
thickness. Cut dough into star shapes using a 3 to 4 inch star cookie
cutter. Using a 1 to 2 inch star cookie cutter, cut a star into the center
of half of the big stars. Sprinkle colored sugar on the cookies with the
center cut out if desired. Put onto prepared cookie sheets about 1 inch
apart, and bake for 6 to 8 minutes.
After cookies cool completely, spread 1 teaspoon of preserves in the
center of each cookie that does not have a star cut out in the middle.
Place a cookie with a cut-out on top of the layer of preserves. Pack
cookies in a covered tin to preserve freshness.