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Almond Cream Cheese Spritz Cookies

Almond cream cheese spritz cookies recipe made with cream cheese, almond, and vanilla extracts.

Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Keyword cream cheese spritz cookie recipe
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 8 minutes
Refrigerate 2 hours
Total Time 18 minutes
Servings 60 cookies
Calories 53 kcal
Author Kelly Miller


  • 1 cup Country Crock Unsalted Baking Sticks
  • 3 oz cream cheese softened to room temperature
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1 tsp almond extract
  • 1/4 tsp vanilla extract
  • 2 cups flour
  • decorator sugars


  1. In a mixing bowl, cream together Country Crock Unsalted Baking Sticks, cream cheese, sugar, and extracts.

  2. Gradually add in flour.

  3. Cover bowl, and refrigerate 2 hours.

  4. Load cookie press with dough.

  5. Press out desired shapes onto an ungreased cookie sheet.

  6. If dough becomes too soft, return to the refrigerator for an additional 30 minutes.

  7. Sprinkle cookies with colored sugars as desired.

  8. Bake at 375 degrees for 6 - 8 minutes or until just turning brown on the edges.

  9. Cool on wire racks. Store in a tightly lidded container.

Nutrition Facts
Almond Cream Cheese Spritz Cookies
Amount Per Serving
Calories 53 Calories from Fat 27
% Daily Value*
Fat 3g5%
Cholesterol 1mg0%
Sodium 40mg2%
Potassium 8mg0%
Carbohydrates 4g1%
Sugar 1g1%
Vitamin A 155IU3%
Calcium 3mg0%
Iron 0.2mg1%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.