Decorated Cookie Press Cookie for Christmas

Easy Cookie Press Recipe

A buttery delicious shortbread cookie that has been in my family for generations. It's an easy recipe to make with scrumtious soft, buttery cookies.

Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Keyword Cookies
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 8 minutes


  • 1 1/2 cups Butter
  • 1 cup Granulated Sugar
  • 1 Egg
  • 2 tbsp Milk
  • 1 tsp Vanilla
  • 1/2 tsp Almond
  • 4 cups Flour
  • 1 tsp Baking Powder


  1. Preheat the oven to 400 degrees

  2. Cream the metled butter and sugar together

  3. Add the egg, milk, vanilla, almond and beat the mixture

  4. Add the flour, baking powder and mix all the ingredients

  5. Do not chill the recipe, it should be used right away

  6. Fill the cookie press and place the cookies on a baking sheet about 2 inches apart. Bake for 8 minutes or until golden brown.