Almond Wine Biscuits Recipe

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Almond Wine Biscuits

Roda Laser

By
@Roda

I found this unique cookie recipe in an old Goodhousekeeping cookie book. I think that they would also be good with walnuts or pecans. Yummy


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Serves:

1 dozen

Cook:

15 Min

Ingredients

1 c
flour
1/8 tsp
salt
1/2 c
shortening
1/3 c
sugar
2
egg yolks
1/4 tsp
anise extract
1/2 tsp
grated lemon rind
1/2 c
coarsly ground almonds
1/4 c
sherry
1/3 c
coarsly ground almonds

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Preheat oven to 400. Grease cookies sheets. Place the 1/3 cup almonds in bowl; set aside.
2
Sift together flour and salt; set aside. Cream together shortening, sugar, and yolks. Add anise, rind, and 1/2 cup almonds; mix.
3
Mix in sherry alternately with flour mixture.
4
Drop by tablespoonfuls into 1/3 cup almonds; toss to coat with nuts. Place 1" apart onto greased cookie sheets. Press with spoon into rounds, 1/2" thick.
5
Bake for 12 to 15 minutes.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Hashtags: #nuts, #sherry