Almond Icebox Cookies Recipe
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Almond Icebox Cookies Recipe

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"With a roll of this cookie dough on hand, I can serve freshly-baked cookies in a snap," says field editor Elizabeth Montgomery of Allston, MA
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 20 min. + chilling Bake: 10 min.
MAKES:60 servings
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 20 min. + chilling Bake: 10 min.
MAKES: 60 servings


  • 1-1/2 cups butter, softened
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 cup packed brown sugar
  • 3 large eggs
  • 4 cups all-purpose flour
  • 3 teaspoons ground cinnamon
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 cup finely chopped almonds
  • 2 packages (2-1/2 ounces each) whole unblanched almonds

Nutritional Facts

2 each: 113 calories, 6g fat (3g saturated fat), 23mg cholesterol, 72mg sodium, 14g carbohydrate (7g sugars, 1g fiber), 2g protein.


  1. In a large bowl, cream butter and sugars until light and fluffy. Add eggs, one at a time, beating well after each addition. Combine the flour, cinnamon and baking soda; gradually add to creamed mixture and mix well. Fold in chopped almonds. Shape into two 15-in. rolls; wrap each in plastic. Refrigerate for 2 hours or overnight.
  2. Unwrap and cut into 1/4-in. slices. Place 2 in. apart on ungreased baking sheets; top each with a whole almond. Bake at 375° for 8-10 minutes or until edges begin to brown. Remove to wire racks to cool. Yield: 10 dozen.
Originally published as Almond Icebox Cookies in Taste of Home June/July 1999, p64

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