ANGEL DROPS

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Ellen Schenker

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@schenkere

Poppop's favorite

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Ingredients

  • 3 1/2 c
    all purpose flour
  • 2 Tbsp
    baking powder
  • ·
    pinch of salt
  • 3
    eggs
  • 3/4 c
    granulated sugar
  • 1/4 lb
    butter, melted
  • 1 tsp
    anise flavoring
  • 1/4 c
    warm water
  • GLAZE

  • 3 Tbsp
    milk
  • 3 c
    confectioners sugar
  • ·
    colorful nonpariels (optional)

How to Make ANGEL DROPS

Step-by-Step

  1. In a large bowl combine flour, baking powder and salt. Toss lightly with a fork. Add eggs and sugar and mix well. Mixture will be crumbly. Add melted butter, anise flavoring and water. Stir until mixture forms a ball. Transfer to a lightly floured surface and knead 5 minutes or until dough is smooth. Chill one hour. Pinch off a piece of dough about the size of a walnut and roll into a 6 inch rope. Form the rope into a knot and place on a baking sheet sprayed with Pam. Place about 2 inches apart. Bake in a 400 degree oven for 8-10 minutes or until the bottom is pale brown. Cool cookies completely before you glaze.
  2. To make glaze stir milk into confectioners sugar. If glaze is too thick add a few more drops of milk. If too thin add more confectioners sugar. Dip tops of cookies into glaze and dry right side up. If you are using nonpariels wait 1 minute before you sprinkle them on if you sprinkle them on too soon the color will run.
  3. I dip the cookies and then put them on racks with wax paper under the racks to catch the glaze that drips.

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About ANGEL DROPS

Course/Dish: Cookies




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