Spooky Witches' Fingers

This is a traditional Christmas cookie recipe that we have had in our family for years. All I did was change the shape to make them look like fingers for our annual Halloween party. The cookies make a great conversation piece. My guests loved them!

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 6 Servings
  • Prep
    35 mins
  • Cook
    20 mins
  • Serve in
    55 mins


  • cup butter, softened
  • cup confectioners' sugar
  • egg
  • teaspoon almond extract
  • teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 2/3 cups all-purpose flour
  • teaspoon baking powder
  • teaspoon salt
  • 3/4  cup whole almonds
  • (.75 ounce) tube red decorating gel


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