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Melting Moments

Delicious and utterly soft cookies these Melting Moments literally melt in your mouth with each and every bite.
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time12 mins
Total Time22 mins
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Servings: 18 cookies
Calories: 184kcal



  • 1 cup butter
  • 3/4 cup cornstarch
  • 1 tsp almond extract
  • 1/3 cup powdered sugar
  • 1 cup self-rising flour


  • 1 cup powdered sugar
  • 2 Tbs milk
  • 2 Tbs butter melted
  • 1 tsp almond extract
  • Food coloring


  • Preheat oven to 350.
  • In bowl cream together your butter, powdered sugar and almond until combined.
  • Sift together your flour and cornstarch and add to your butter mixture and mix well.
  • Roll into a little larger than 1" balls and place on ungreased baking sheet and bake for about 12 minutes or until bottoms are just starting to brown.
  • Remove from oven and gently place on cooling rack.
  • Meanwhile to make your glaze, mix together your powdered sugar, milk, butter and almond extract. Stir in enough food coloring to reach desired color.
  • Drizzle a little bit of icing over tops of each cookie and sprinkle with sprinkles if desired.
  • Let icing harden a few minute before serving.


Calories: 184kcal | Carbohydrates: 18g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 11g | Saturated Fat: 7g | Cholesterol: 30mg | Sodium: 102mg | Potassium: 12mg | Fiber: 0g | Sugar: 8g | Vitamin A: 355IU | Calcium: 6mg | Iron: 0.1mg