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French Butter Cream Cookies
A great buttery taste makes this the perfect cookie for snack time with a cup of your favorite holiday coffee. Quick, easy and delicious! This versatile alternative to sugar cookies can also be used as a base for other cookie varieties.
Holiday Fun Facts:
  • Oregon produces the most real Christmas trees at over 8.6 million.
  • In the Kwanzaa ritual, seven candles called Mishumaa Saba are placed in a Kinara, or candleholder.
  • Gift giving as we know it today is derived from St. Nicholas, a bishop who was known for giving children presents.
  • Thomas Nast found inspiration for his painting of Santa Claus from Clement C. Moore's "The Night Before Christmas."
  • Kwanzaa is celebrated fom December 26 to January 1 and involves seven principles called Nguzo Saba
  • Oregon produces the most real Christmas trees at over 8.6 million.
  • The "Urn of Fate" is part of the Christmas Eve celebrations in many Italian households. It holds a wrapped present.
  • The 2009 White House Christmas theme: 'Reflect, rejoice, renew'
  • In 16th-century Germany fir trees were decorated with apples, roses, gilded candies, and colored paper.
Due to the number of varieties, cookies will vary by recipient. Please consult the recipes on this site for information on ingredients.