Filled Cookies I Recipe: A Delicious Dessert Treat

Filled Cookies I

Filled Cookies I Recipe: A Delicious Dessert Treat
Preparation time: 30 minutes | Cooking time: 15 minutes | Servings: 12


Filled Cookies I
Filled Cookies I

Filled cookies are a delicious treat that combines a sweet and buttery cookie with a flavorful filling. These cookies are perfect for any occasion and are sure to be a hit with friends and family.


The recipe for filled cookies has been around for generations, with variations found in many different cultures and cuisines. These cookies are often made during the holiday season or for special occasions, as they are a labor of love to prepare.



How to prepare

  1. Cream Crisco and Sugar.
  2. Add salt, egg, and flour sifted with baking powder and soda.
  3. Mix and turn out on floured baking board. The dough should be soft.
  4. Roll very thin and cut out with a cookie cutter.
  5. Spread half of the cookies with filling, then place the remaining cookies on top and press the edges together.
  6. Place on greased baking sheets and bake in a moderately hot oven for fifteen minutes.


  1. Mix sugar and flour in a saucepan.
  2. Add raisins, nuts, and water.
  3. Stir and cook until thickened.
  4. Cool before using.


  • Try using different types of nuts or dried fruits in the filling for a unique flavor.
  • Experiment with different shapes and sizes of cookies for a fun twist on this classic recipe.

Cooking Tips & Tricks

Make sure to roll out the cookie dough thin enough so that the cookies are not too thick.

- Be sure to seal the edges of the cookies well to prevent the filling from leaking out during baking.

- Allow the filling to cool completely before using it in the cookies to prevent the dough from becoming soggy.

Serving Suggestions

Filled cookies are perfect for serving with a cup of tea or coffee as a sweet treat.

Cooking Techniques

Be sure to cream the Crisco and sugar together until light and fluffy for the best texture in the cookies.

- Roll out the dough on a floured surface to prevent sticking and ensure even baking.

Ingredient Substitutions

You can use butter instead of Crisco for a slightly different flavor in the cookies.

- Feel free to use any type of nuts or dried fruits in the filling that you prefer.

Make Ahead Tips

You can prepare the cookie dough and filling ahead of time and store them in the refrigerator until ready to bake.

Presentation Ideas

Serve the filled cookies on a decorative platter with a dusting of powdered sugar for a beautiful presentation.

Pairing Recommendations

Filled cookies pair well with a glass of milk or a hot cup of tea for a comforting treat.

Storage and Reheating Instructions

Store filled cookies in an airtight container at room temperature for up to one week. To reheat, place in a 350°F oven for a few minutes until warm.

Nutrition Information

Calories per serving

Each serving of filled cookies contains approximately 200 calories.


Each serving of filled cookies contains approximately 25 grams of carbohydrates.


Each serving of filled cookies contains approximately 10 grams of fat.


Each serving of filled cookies contains approximately 3 grams of protein.

Vitamins and minerals

Filled cookies are not a significant source of vitamins and minerals.


Filled cookies contain eggs, nuts, and wheat.


Filled cookies are a delicious treat that is relatively high in carbohydrates and fats. They are best enjoyed in moderation as part of a balanced diet.


Filled cookies are a delicious and versatile treat that is perfect for any occasion. With a sweet and buttery cookie filled with a flavorful filling, these cookies are sure to be a hit with friends and family. Enjoy!

How did I get this recipe?

I vividly recall the moment I first laid eyes on this recipe for Filled Cookies. It was a warm summer day, and I was visiting my dear friend Martha in her quaint little kitchen. As soon as I walked in, the delicious aroma of freshly baked cookies filled the air, and I immediately knew I was in for a treat.

Martha was busy rolling out dough and carefully filling each cookie with a sweet, gooey filling. I watched in awe as she worked her magic, the dough coming together perfectly under her skilled hands. I couldn't help but ask her what she was making, and she smiled and said, "These are my famous Filled Cookies. Would you like to learn how to make them?"

Of course, I eagerly agreed. Martha was more than happy to share her recipe with me, as she had learned it from her own grandmother many years ago. She explained that the key to a good Filled Cookie was in the filling - it had to be just the right balance of sweet and tart to complement the buttery cookie perfectly.

As Martha walked me through the steps of making the dough, I listened intently and took mental notes of each ingredient and measurement. She showed me how to roll out the dough, cut it into circles, and carefully spoon a dollop of filling onto each one before sealing them up and baking them to golden perfection.

After a few hours of baking and chatting, Martha and I sat down to enjoy a few of the finished cookies with a cup of tea. The first bite was pure bliss - the flaky, buttery crust gave way to a burst of sweet, tangy filling that had me closing my eyes in delight.

From that day on, I was hooked. I made Filled Cookies every chance I got, experimenting with different fillings and tweaking the recipe to suit my own tastes. Whenever I brought a batch to a gathering or potluck, they were always a hit, and soon I became known as the Filled Cookie queen among my friends and family.

Over the years, I shared the recipe with anyone who asked, passing down the tradition that Martha had started with me. Each time I made a batch of Filled Cookies, I felt a connection to the long line of women who had come before me, sharing their love and passion for baking through this simple yet delicious treat.

As I sit here now, surrounded by the comforting smells of cinnamon and sugar, I can't help but smile at the memories that this recipe brings back. It's more than just a cookie to me - it's a reminder of the friendships and traditions that have shaped my life, and a testament to the power of sharing recipes and stories with those we love.

So the next time you find yourself in the kitchen, looking for a new recipe to try, I urge you to give these Filled Cookies a chance. Who knows, they may just become a new favorite in your own family, passed down through the generations with love and joy.


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