Almond Spritz Cookies

Almond Spritz Cookies
These almond-flavored bite-size cookies are a definite kid-favorite recipe. Make a batch for snacking or wrap some up to give away as food gifts.
Makes 60
Prep 10 m
Bake 10 m
Bake per batch



  1. 1 of 5 Heat oven to 350 degrees F.
  2. 2 of 5 Blend almond paste and sugar until smooth; add butter and shortening and mix again to incorporate.
  3. 3 of 5 Gradually add egg whites and extract, mixing well after each addition and scraping down the bowl. Add the flour and mix just long enough to incorporate.
  4. 4 of 5 Transfer the dough to a cookie press or pastry bag fitted with a large star tip; Pipe into desired shapes onto a baking sheet.
  5. 5 of 5 Bake at 350 degrees F for 8 to 10 minutes or until lightly golden brown. Remove to a wire rack and cool completely.
Nutrition Information for Almond Spritz Cookies
Servings Per Recipe: 60
Per Serving: 3 g Fat, total, 4 g carb., 0 g pro., 41 kcal cal., 1 g sat. fat