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czechoslovakian cookies recipe

Czechoslovakian Cookies


  • Author: Dorothy Fojtik (my grandmother)
  • Prep Time: 15 min
  • Cook Time: 1 hour
  • Total Time: 1 hr 15 min
  • Yield: 24 cookies
  • Category: dessert

Description

These Czechoslovakian cookies are a crumbly, sweet cookie bar that we make every Christmas. It’s an easy crowd pleaser and perfect for a cookie swap.


Ingredients

  • 1/2 lb. softened butter
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 2 cups flour
  • 1 cup chopped walnuts
  • 1/2 to 1 cup strawberry jam

Instructions

  1. Mix all ingredients well. Take half of the mixture and layer in a greased 9 x 11 pan.
  2. Spread half of the jam on top, over the dough layer.
  3. Spread the remaining dough on top of the jam layer.
  4. Add remaining jam, spreading thinly.
  5. Top lightly with more chopped nuts.
  6. Bake at 350 ยบ for 1 hour.
  7. Cut into squares & place on rack to cool.

Notes

Pecans are an excellent substitute for walnuts if you have a preference.