Greek Cookies Recipe

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Greek Cookies

Meryl Hausner

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@MeMe1130

My Greek cousin gave me this recipe, handed down from her mom. These cookies are easy & delicious. I usually double the recipe because they usually disappear very quickly.


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Ingredients

1 c
butter, unsalted
1/2 c
confectioners' sugar, sifted
1
egg yolk
2 Tbsp
cognac
1/2 tsp
vanilla
2 1/4 c
all purpose flour
1/2 tsp
baking powder
set aside extra sifted confectioner's sugar in a bowl for after baking

Directions Step-By-Step

1
In mixing bowl cream together butter & 1/2 cup of confectioner's sugar.
2
Add egg yolk, cognac & vanilla. Mix well.
3
Mix together flour & baking powder, blend into sugar mixture with electric mixer.
4
Work dough, using a little extra flour, so the dough will not stick to your fingers. Form dough into small balls & form into an "s" shape.
5
Place "s" shaped cookies on to an ungreased cookie sheet, bake at 350 until a light sand color begins to show. Should be 10-12 minutes.
6
As you remove cookies from cookie sheet, while still hot roll into extra confectioner's sugar.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Hashtag: #greek