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Butter Cookies

Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Keyword almond, butter, cookies, dessert
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 20 minutes
Servings: 4
Calories 733 kcal


  • 8 ounces unsalted butter 2 cubes, 4 ounces each cube, unsalted butter
  • ½ cup sugar 1/2 cup sugar
  • 2 tablespoons water 2 tablespoons water
  • ½ teaspoon almond extract ½ teaspoon almond extract
  • 2 cups flour 2 cups flour


  1. Add ingredients, flour last, and work with a fork. Make little balls and flatten with the back of a fork in a buttered cookie sheet.

  2. Bake at 325° for 10 minutes.

Nutrition Facts
Butter Cookies
Amount Per Serving
Calories 733 Calories from Fat 414
% Daily Value*
Fat 46g71%
Saturated Fat 29g181%
Cholesterol 121mg40%
Sodium 8mg0%
Potassium 80mg2%
Carbohydrates 72g24%
Fiber 1g4%
Sugar 25g28%
Protein 6g12%
Vitamin A 1415IU28%
Calcium 23mg2%
Iron 2.9mg16%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.