Preserves Sandwich Cookies

Today we made Preserves Sandwich Cookies!

1C butter, softened, 1C sugar, 1 egg, 2 1/2C flour, 1t baking powder, 2T orange juice, 1t vanilla, fruit preserves, powdered sugar

Beat together butter, sugar and egg.

Pres Sandwich Cookies

Pres Sandwich Cookies

Pres Sandwich Cookies

Pres Sandwich Cookies

In separate bowl, sift together dry ingredients. Add to batter.

Pres Sandwich Cookies

Pres Sandwich Cookies

Add orange juice.

Pres Sandwich Cookies

Pres Sandwich Cookies

Add vanilla. Beat well. Chill dough 3 hours.

Pres Sandwich Cookies

Pres Sandwich Cookies

Pres Sandwich Cookies

Preheat oven to 400F. Divide dough in 2. Roll out one half on lightly floured surface to 1/4″ thick.

Pres Sandwich Cookies

Use cookie cutters or rim of a drinking glass to shape cookies. Place on lightly greased sheets.

Pres Sandwich Cookies

Pres Sandwich Cookies

Bake 8-10 minutes or until lightly browned. Spread fruit preserves on half the cookies and cover with the other half.

Pres Sandwich Cookies

Roll in powdered sugar.

Pres Sandwich Cookies

Pres Sandwich Cookies