Presented by Robin Ciordia, The Secret Chocolatier
31/2 C all purpose flour
1 t baking powder
11/2 C butter
1 C sugar
1 t vanilla
1/2 t almond extract
Food coloring, candies, nuts etc. (optional)
Stir flour and baking powder. Large mixer beat butter until soft. Add sugar and beat until fluffy. Add egg and extracts and beat well.
Food coloring can be added. Use cookie press, bag with decorator tip, or hand form desired shape. Add candies, colored sugars, nuts as desired. (For Halloween shape into finger and add almond sliver as nail)
Bake 400 degree oven for 7-8 minutes or until done. Remove and cool.