Linzer Cookies might be just the dessert you are searching for. This recipe serves 36. One portion of this dish contains approximately 1g of protein, 7g of fat, and a total of 148 calories. This recipe covers 2% of your daily requirements of vitamins and minerals. It is a good option if you're following a vegetarian diet. From preparation to the plate, this recipe takes approximately 45 minutes. If you have butter, pecans, raspberry jam, and a few other ingredients on hand, you can make it.
Beat butter at medium speed with an electric mixer; gradually add 1 cup powdered sugar, beating until light and fluffy.
Combine flour and next 5 ingredients; gradually add to butter mixture, beating just until blended.
Divide dough into 2 equal portions. Cover and chill 1 hour.
Roll each portion to a 1/8-inch thickness on a lightly floured surface; cut with a 3-inch star-shaped cutter.
Cut centers out of half of cookies with a 1 1/2-inch star-shaped cutter.
Place all stars on lightly greased baking sheets.
Bake at 325 for 15 minutes; cool on wire racks.
Spread solid cookies with jam; sprinkle remaining stars with powdered sugar. Top each solid cookie with a hollow star.