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Almond Puffs

Almond Puffs Recipe using almonds, butter, flour, etc. then made into puffs and served as an appetizer.


Confectioners' Sugar Glaze


  1. Heat oven to 350. Cut 1/2 cup butter into 1 cup flour. Sprinkle 2 tbsp. water over mixture; mix with fork. Round into ball; divide in half.
  2. On a greased baking sheet, pat each half into a strip, 12 by 3 inches. Strips should be about 3 inches apart.
  3. In medium saucepan, heat 1/2 cup butter & 1 cup water to rolling boil. Remove from heat & quickly stir in almond extract & 1 cup flour. Stir vigorously over low heat until mixture forms a ball, about 1 minute. Remove from heat.
  4. Beat in eggs, all at one time, until smooth. Divide in half; spread each half evenly over strips, covering completely.
    Bake about 60 minutes or until topping is crisp & brown. Cool. Frost with Confectioners' Sugar Glaze & sprinkle generously with nuts.


  1.  Mix 1 1/2 cup confectioners' sugar, 2 tbsp. butter, (softened), 1 to 1 1/2 tsp. almond extract or 1 1/2 tsp. Vanilla & 1 to 2 tbsp. warm water until smooth.

This recipe for Almond Puff is from our appetizer recipes collection and makes 10 to 12 servings.

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