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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:
  • Doctor Maulana Karenga, a Professor at Cal State Long Beach, created Kwanzaa in 1966.
  • Coca Cola was the first beverage company to use Santa for a winter promotion.
  • The inventor of the Christmas "cracker" or bon-bon was Tom Smith who owned a sweet shop in London.
  • Oregon produces the most real Christmas trees at over 8.6 million.
  • Christmas became a national holiday in America on June, 26, 1870.
  • In New York, it's not officially Christmastime until the tree is lit at Rockefeller Center. The first tree appeared in 1931.
  • Doctor Maulana Karenga, a Professor at Cal State Long Beach, created Kwanzaa in 1966.
  • Thomas Nast found inspiration for his painting of Santa Claus from Clement C. Moore's "The Night Before Christmas."
  • "Rudolph" was actually created by Montgomery Ward in the late 1930's for a holiday promotion.
  • "It's a Wonderful Life" appears on TV more often than any other holiday movie.
Due to the number of varieties, cookies will vary by recipient. Please consult the recipes on this site for information on ingredients.