Recipe for Cream Cheese Dainties


    Cream Cheese Dainties

    1 cup all-purpose flour
    1 teaspoon baking powder
    1/4 teaspoon salt
    3 ounces cream cheese, at room temperature
    1/2 cup butter or margarine, softened
    1/2 cup granulated sugar
    1/4 teaspoon almond extract
    1/2 cup finely crushed corn flakes
    1/4 cup snipped candied cherries

    Cream cheese butter sugar and almond extract thoroughly. Blend dry ingredients into creamed mixture and mix well. Chill dough for one hour.

    Shape dough into 1-inch balls. Roll in corn flakes and top with cherry slice. Place on ungreased baking sheet and bake at 350 degrees F for 12 to 15 minutes.

    Makes about 3 dozen.