|1||cup butter, Softened|
|3|| egg yolks|
|1/4||teaspoon almond extract|
|1 1/2||teaspoons rum extract|
|2 1/2||cups flour|
|1/4||cup sugar, Colored (decrative)|
Cream together Butter and Sugar. Beat in Egg Yolks. Add Vanilla, Almond Extract and Rum Extract. Gradually add Flour kneading in last amount if necessary.
Roll into "snakes" about the diameter of a silver dollar. Wrap in waxed paper and refrigerate over night.
Cut in 1/4 inch slices and roll each slice between hands to form a ball. Roll balls in 1/4 cup Sugar or Colored Sugar and 1 1/2 powdered Dried Orange Peel (optional).
Place on cookie sheet and flatten using the bottom of a drinking glass. Bake at 350 degrees 10-12 minutes. Store in air tight container a couple of days to bring out flavor
Amount Per Serving: Calories 115 - Calories from Fat 51
Percent Total Calories From: Fat 44%, Protein 4%, Carbohydrate 52%
Totals and Percent Daily Values (2000 calories): Fat 6g, Saturated Fat 3g, Cholesterol 31mg, Sodium 53mg, Total Carbohydrate 15g, Dietary Fiber 0g, Sugars 0g, Protein 1g, Vitamin A 219 units, Vitamin C 0 units, Calcium 0 units, Iron 0 units
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