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Butter Cookies with Strawberry Jam

Butter cookies are delicious and simple to make. It’s one of my all time favorite snack and now I get to make them on my own and enjoy it. You can prepare the dough and shape them however you like. Today I have rolled them and cut it into round shape cookies and topped it with strawberry jam. You can top it with any of your favorite jam or glazing or cream. Perfectly baked cookies have crispy edges and tender on the inside with mild sweetness and buttery on every bite. Here you go…

Preparation time:45 mins

No. of servings: 16 cookies

Ingredients:

  • All purpose flour – 2 cups
  • Fresh Rosemary – 1 tbsp (optional)
  • Sugar – 1/2 cup
  • Baking powder – 2 tsp
  • Butter – 6 tbsp
  • Salt – 1/4 tsp
  • Vanilla extract – 1 tsp
  • Heavy cream – 1 cup
  • Strawberry jam – 1/2 cup

Method of Preparation:

  1. Preheat oven at 375 degree Fahrenheit.
  2. Take all the dry ingredients including the rosemary and in a food processor and pulse to get a coarse meal.
  3. Transfer it to a mixing bowl. Add heavy cream by constantly mixing it with a wooden spoon. The flour will absorb the liquid.
  4. Transfer it to a flat surface and knead gently to make a soft dough that you can roll it out.
  5. Roll it into round shape with half an inch thickness.
  6. Cut it into desired shapes with your cookie cutter and place it in a baking tray lined with parchment paper or greased with butter or cooking spray.
  7. Make a little dent in the middle of the cookie and fill it with strawberry jam.
  8. Bake at 375 degree for 20 minutes. Check in between after it pasts 10 mins to make sure the cookies are not burnt.
  9. Cookies will be puffed and brown on the edges when it is ready.
  10. Remove from oven, cool it and store it in an airtight container.

13 Comments

  1. Cute looking cookies which can being smile to a child’s face.

  2. Yumm cookies…jam cookies are always my fav……..

  3. Wow. looks so tempting and perfect.. awesome clicks !!
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  4. Those cookies looks adorable and scrumptious..

  5. Cookies are my favorite and this looks great. Love the idea of adding strawberry jam..looks and sounds delicious!

  6. Yum, they look so mouth watering and feel like grabbing one :)

  7. very creamy and wonderful cookies, love the jam on this.nice bright click

  8. Ummm…. Looks amazing. Still waiting for a taste testing!!!

  9. Thanks all of you for your comments.

    Hey Vinu, Cookies are available…

  10. Thanks all of you for your comments.

    Hey Vinu, Cookies are still available.

  11. I love jam-filled cookies. These look like a perfect afternoon treat!

  12. My two yr old will love this…I sure she will just eat the jam part…but she is going to have so much fun making these.

    Thanks for sharing…always looking for eggless cookies as we are vegetarians.

    Found about about your blog through Facebook.

  13. wow, looks so cute

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