Almond Wine Biscuits

Almond Wine Biscuits Recipe

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Roda Laser


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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1 dozen
15 Min


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  • 1 c
  • 1/8 tsp
  • 1/2 c
  • 1/3 c
  • 2
    egg yolks
  • 1/4 tsp
    anise extract
  • 1/2 tsp
    grated lemon rind
  • 1/2 c
    coarsly ground almonds
  • 1/4 c
  • 1/3 c
    coarsly ground almonds

How to Make Almond Wine Biscuits


  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.

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About Almond Wine Biscuits

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

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