FINNISH COOKIES "JOULUTORT STARS"
Nancy J. PatrykusFinnjin
NORTHERN STARS,cookies are a buttery, delicious,a star-shaped FINNISH Christmas Cookie.
They traditional have a prune filling. Made from scratch.
But plum,apple,rhubarb, strawberry or you're favorite jam can be used.
My paternal grandparents came from Finland, and I make these most holidays...in the're honor. The picture is of my paternal grandparents (ETAPA) little boy is my dad Andy....... Enjoy
Hyvaa Joulua! = MERRY CHRISTMAS!
- 1 c
- 1/2 tsp
- egg yolk
- 1 pkg
- 8 oz cream cheese
- 2 c
- white flour
- 2 tsp
- heavy whipping cream
Mix all dough ingredients, in a large bowel, with your hands.
(it must be with your clean hands
no rings on please.)
Once all the ingredients are well mixed let the dough.
Important: Chill for a few hours!
Roll out and cut into several 3 inch sguares with a knife.
Press the alternate corners down into the filling to make them stick.
Do the same with the second half of cookie dough.