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Mice Cookies

Mice CookiesThese sweet critters are perfect for youngsters to make with Mom. “Our daughter loves to…

Mice Cookies

Mice Cookies

Ingredients

1 cup butter, softened 1 cup packed brown sugar 1 egg 2 teaspoons almond extract 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 3-1/2 cups all-purpose flour 1 cup peanuts 1/4 cup raisins, halved 1/4 cup red-hot candies 60 pieces red and/or black shoestring licorice (2 inches)

Directions

In a bowl, cream butter and brown sugar; beat in egg and extracts.

Gradually add flour; mix well.

Cover and chill for 1 hour.

Shape into 1-in.

balls; pinch front of each ball to form a nose.

Add two peanuts halves for ears, two raisin pieces for eyes and one red-hot for nose.

Poke a hole for tail with a toothpick.

Place on ungreased baking sheets.

Bake at 325° for 12 minutes or until bottoms are lightly browned.

Cool on wire racks Insert licorice pieces for tails.

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