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Ingredients40 m servings 116
Original recipe yields 24 servings (2 dozen)
- Preheat the oven to 375 degrees F (190 degrees C).
- In a medium bowl, stir together 1 cup flour and 1 tablespoon sugar. Cut in 1/4 cup butter until smaller than peas. Sprinkle 1 tablespoon of milk at a time over the dough until moistened. Form dough into a ball. On a lightly floured surface, roll dough out to 1/8 inch thickness. Cut into 2 1/2 inch circles using a cookie or biscuit cutter. Press circles into the bottom and up the sides of ungreased mini muffin cups. set aside.
- In a medium bowl, cream together 2 tablespoons butter, 3/4 cup sugar and 1 tablespoon flour. Beat in the eggs and sherry, then stir in the ground almonds. Place 1/4 teaspoon of jam into the bottom of the lined cups. Cover with 1 tablespoon of the almond mixture.
- Bake for 15 to 20 minutes in the preheated oven, until the tops are lightly browned. Allow to cool slightly before removing from muffin tins to cool on wire racks.
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Per Serving: 116 calories; 6.1 13.5 2.3 23 35 Full nutrition
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I have been using this recipe for years for Christmas dainties. Its the only one that I have seen that uses Sherry and I have not changed a thing about this recipe. I use a variety of jams f...