Strawberry Thumbprint Cookies Recipe

When assembling a cookie tray, strawberry thumbprint cookies are very popular. These cookies are a great way to use your homemade preserves. The cookies add color to any plate and will be a sweet treat to have after a meal. The cookies are popular during warm months when fruit is fresh, but are also delicious around the winter holidays.

Strawberry Thumbprint Cookies Recipe

How To Make Strawberry Thumbprint Cookies

Prep: 10 mins
Cook: 15 mins
Total: 25 mins


  • 1/4 cup butter
  • 1/3 cup sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 1/2 cup flour
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • 3/4 cup walnuts, crushed
  • 1/2 cup strawberry jam


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.

  2. Cream butter and sugar in a medium-sized bowl using an electric mixer. Add egg yolks and vanilla.

  3. Slowly add flour. Shape one-half inch balls and dip in egg whites.

  4. Roll in nuts. Place cookies on a cookie sheet one inch apart. Press thumb into middles of each cookie and insert 1/2 teaspoon jam

  5. Bake 15 minutes.


  • Sugar: 8g
  • :
  • Calcium: 12mg
  • Calories: 141kcal
  • Carbohydrates: 19g
  • Cholesterol: 18mg
  • Fat: 6g
  • Fiber: 1g
  • Iron: 1mg
  • Potassium: 47mg
  • Protein: 2g
  • Saturated Fat: 1g
  • Sodium: 40mg
  • Vitamin A: 139IU
  • Vitamin C: 1mg
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