Cream Cheese Crescents with Nut Filling

Cream Cheese Crescents with Nut Filling
by Phil and LeAnne, Cookie Club Member
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Category: Desserts, Cookies
Prep Time: 15 Minutes (chill overnight)
Level: Impressive Baking Skills
Yield: 3-5 Dozen Cookies

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1 lb. butter
1 lb. cream cheese
4 c. flour
4 egg yolks
Nut Filling (below)


Mix all ingredients, except filling, thoroughly for dough. Put in refrigerator overnight. Roll out on powdered sugar board and fill with Nut Filling. Cut in 2 inch squares. Roll up. Bake 20-25 minutes at 350 degrees.

Nut Filling...

4 egg whites
1/2 c. sugar
1 lb. ground walnuts
Drop of vanilla

Beat whites, add sugar. Beat again. Fold in nuts and vanilla.