Heat oven to 350°F. Beat cream cheese, butter, sugar and vanilla with mixer until blended. Add flour, baking soda and pecans; mix well. Refrigerate 30 min.
Shape dough into 1-inch balls. Place, 2 inches apart, on baking sheets. Indent centers.
Bake 10 min. Fill each cookie with about 1 tsp. preserves. Bake 8 to 10 min. or until golden brown. Cool on baking sheets 2 min. Remove to wire racks; cool completely.
These colorful cookies are great for serving at a holiday party or for sharing at a cookie exchange.
Prepare using any other flavor of preserves, such as apricot or strawberry.
Calories From Fat
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 10g
Saturated Fat 4g
Trans Fat 0g
Total Carbohydrates 24g
Dietary Fiber 1g
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
Makes about 5 doz. or 30 servings, 2 cookies each.
* Nutrition information is estimated based on the ingredients and cooking instructions as described in each recipe and is intended to be used for informational purposes only. Please note that nutrition details may vary based on methods of preparation, origin and freshness of ingredients used.