Holiday Thumbprint Cookies

Makes 26 Servings


1 stick unsalted butter, softened
1/4 cup Sugar In The Raw®
2 tablespoons Stevia In The Raw®
2 eggs
1 teaspoon vanilla
2 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
1 teaspoon baking powder
1/2 teaspoon sea salt
1/2 cup strawberry or red currant preserves or jelly


In a large bowl, beat butter with Sugar In The Raw® and Stevia In The Raw® until pale and fluffy. Beat in eggs and vanilla. Add flour, baking powder, and salt and stir in until combined. Roll into a ball, wrap tightly in plastic wrap, and chill at least 2 hours.

Preheat oven to 375°F and line a cookie sheet with parchment. Form dough into 1” balls, place 1” apart on cookie sheets, and use your finger to make an indentation in each cookie. Bake 8 minutes, then remove from oven and use the handle of a wooden spoon to reinforce the indentation. Bake 2-4 more minutes. Cool completely and fill cookie centers with preserves or jelly.

Nutrition Information

Calories 100
Total Fat 4g
Carbohydrates 13g
Protein 2g
Sodium 105mg
Sugar 4g


Recipe courtesy of