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                              SPUMONI COOKIES
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 Serving Size  : 78   Preparation Time :0:00
 Categories    : Cookies                          Holiday
   Amount  Measure       Ingredient -- Preparation Method
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    1       c            Butter, softened
      1/2   c            Sugar
    1       t            Vanilla
    1                    Egg
    2 1/4   c            Flour
      1/4   c            Chopped pistachios or
                         - toasted almonds
    6       dr           Green food coloring
    1       oz           Unweetened chocolate
                         - melted and cooled
    2       tb           Finely chopped marschino
                         - cherries, drained
      1/2   ts           Salt
   Mix butter, sugar, vanilla and eggs. Stir in flour and salt. Divide dough
   into 3 equal parts.  Mix nuts and food coloring in one part. Mix chocolate
   into 1 part; mix cherries into remaining part. Line bottom and ends of loaf
   pan (9x5x3) with aluminum foil, allowing ends of foil to extend 5-inches
   over each end of pan. Pless nut dough evenly in bottom of pan. Press
   chocolate dough on top of nut dough.  Press cherry dough on top of
   chocolate dough.  Cover dough with extended ends of foil. Refrigerate at
   least 2 hours but no longer than six weeks. Heat oven to 375øF. Remove foil
   & dough from pan; remeove foil.  Cut dough crosswise into 1/4-inch slices;
   cut each slice into half. Place about 1-inch apart on ungreased cookie
   sheet.  Bake cookies until set, about 10 minutes. Immediately remove from
   cookie sheet.
   Betty Crocker Cookbook
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