February 3, 2014

Thumbprint Cookies & Virtual Birthday Treat !

                   Many more HAPPY returns of the day dear Nalini Suresh :)

Tried this delicious Thumbprint Cookies from one of a sweet n energetic blogger friend Nalini Suresh from Naliniscooking.com for her Birthday as Virtual Treat. Thank you so much for this recipe...we enjoyed it a lot :)

As the name mentioned, the cookies are lightly pressed with thumb in the middle of cookie and filled with Jam. 

Here is the recipe for Buttery, crunchy, tasty and melting cookies.....

Ingredients :
  • 1 Cup All Purpose Flour / Maida
  • 100 gms Butter
  • 1/4 Cup Sugar, Powdered
  • 1/2 Tsp Vanilla Extract
  • 1/2 Tsp Baking Powder
  • A pinch of Baking Soda
  • 1 Tbsp Jam ( Any Flavor)

Method :

  • Mix all the dry ingredients ( Flour, Baking powder and Baking soda) and keep aside.
  • Cream the butter and sugar till its turns fluffy and smooth. 
  • Add vanilla extract and mix well.
  • Now add the dry ingredients little by little and mix well.
  • Wrap the soft dough using cling foil or butter paper and refrigerate it for 30 minutes.
  • Take the dough and divide into equal balls, smooth it gently and arrange in a baking tray lined with baking sheet.
  • Gently press the top of cookie with the thumb and fill it with Jam.
  • Bake it 18 to 20 minutes in a pre-heated oven at 180 degree C.
  • Remove and cool it for 10 - 15 minutes.
  • Store it in an air tight Container.

Once again, Happy Birthday my dear friend.... Enjoy :)

Sending this recipe to "Love2Bake" by Spicy Treats.


  1. Perfectly made cookies,looks fabulous...Thanks a ton for the surprise virtual treat..

  2. oh thats perfect thumbpriint cookies....n a super virtual treat ...

  3. Delicious and colorful looking thumbprint cookies...thanks for linking it to love2bake!

  4. Beautifully made cookies, very lovely Priya...

  5. Crunchy and beautifully done cookies

  6. Looking colorful yummy cookies.Have special
    birthday wishes to you Suresh.

  7. I wish you a very Happy Birthday to you and Birthday Wishes fill the life with joy and blessings.