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The Best Spritz Cookies

Cook Time 15 minutes
Total Time 15 minutes
Author Jennifer Day of MyDaylights.net


  • cup butter softened
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 2 Tbs milk
  • 1 egg
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • ½ tsp almond extract
  • cups flour
  • 1 tsp baking powder


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees. In a large bowl, combine flour and baking powder. Set aside. In a mixing bowl, combine sugar and butter until light and fluffy. Add the egg. Mix well. Next, add the milk and the extracts. Mix well. Add half the flour mixture and mix well. Finally, add the rest of the flour.
  2. Set up the cookie press with your desired shape. Add dough in cookie press. Use a non-greased cookie sheet and began adding cookie dough. It generally takes a couple of clicks until the first cookie comes out. When the first pan is full of cookies, bake in 350 degree oven for 10-12 minutes.
  3. Decorate using piping gel and sprinkles. You can also use corn syrup to get the sprinkles to stick!