Christmas CringlesUser Submitted Recipe
1/2 cup butter
3 oz. cream cheese
1/2 cup sugar
1/4 tsp. almond extract
1 cup sifted flour
2 tsp. baking powder
1/4 tsp. salt
1 cup Rice Krispies, coarsely crushed
red and green candied cherries (cut in half)
Cream together butter, cream cheese, sugar and almond extract until light and fluffy.
Sift together flour, baking powder and salt. Stir into butter mixture only until blended. Chill 1-2 hours.
Shape into balls, roll in crushed cereal, push down cherries onto them and place on ungreased cookie sheets.
Bake in 350-degree oven for 12-15 minutes.
Cool. Makes approximately 4 dozen.