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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:
  • For every real Christmas tree harvested, 2 to 3 seedlings are planted in its place.
  • 85% of people in the United States mail holiday cards each year.
  • The Post Office expects to deliver 20 Billion pieces of mail between Thanksgiving and Christmas this year.
  • The Nutcracker (Ballet) was adapted from The Nutcracker and the Mouse King, by German writer E.T.A. Hoffman.
  • The first official White House card was issued in the year of 1953 by President Eisenhower.
  • Scotch pine, Douglas fir, Noble fir, Virginia pine, Balsam fir and White pine are the most popular Christmas trees.
  • For every real Christmas tree harvested, 2 to 3 seedlings are planted in its place.
  • "Rudolph" was actually created by Montgomery Ward in the late 1930's for a holiday promotion.
  • Sugar Plums are chocolate candies that are filled with fruit preservatives or other sweet cream fillings.
  • Hallmark introduced its first Christmas cards in 1915, five years after the founding of the company.
Due to the number of varieties, cookies will vary by recipient. Please consult the recipes on this site for information on ingredients.