These cookies melts in your mouth! You got to try it.... HMMMM..... YUMmm...
3/4lb (3 sticks) butter softened ( about 25 seconds in microwave)
3/4 cup sugar
2 egg yolks
1/2 tsp salt
1 tsp vanilla extract
3 cups sifted flour
Add nuts/ dried fruit
1/2 cup (chopped)
Cream butter. Add sugar, unbeaten yolks, salt and vanilla. Mix until creamy. Add flour into mixture and mix thoroughly. Form dough into small balls and press down with fork. Bake at 375 F for 14-18 mins. Remover from pans to wire racks. Yield: 2 1/2 dozen.
Several pics taken at Tea party.