Glazed Anise Cookies

1
Pat Duran

By
@kitchenChatter

These are great with or without the glaze. You can dip half of the cookie in white chocolate flavored with 1/4 teaspoon of anise extract.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
4 1/2 dozen
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • COOKIE:

  • 3/4 c
    butter,softened
  • 1 c
    granulated sugar
  • 1 large
    egg
  • 1/2 tsp
    anise extract
  • 1/8 tsp
    salt
  • 2 c
    all purpose flour
  • GLAZE:

  • 2 Tbsp
    water
  • 1 1/2 c
    powdered sugar
  • 1/4 tsp
    anise extract

How to Make Glazed Anise Cookies

Step-by-Step

  1. Beat together the butter and sugar in a large mixer bowl o medium speed until light and fluffy. Add the egg, 1/2 teaspoon of the extract and salt; mix well.
    Gradually beat in flour on low speed until well mixed. Divide dough in half. Form each 1/2 into a log about 9-inches long and 1 1/2 inches in diameter. Wrap in wax paper and refrigerate for one hour.
  2. Heat oven to 350^. Cut dough in 1/4 inch slices. Place 1 inch apart on and ungreased baking sheet. Bake 12 minutes or until edges are lightly browned. Cool on baking sheets 1 minute. Transfer to wire rack to cool completely.
  3. Glaze:
    combine ingredients and mix until smooth. Drizzle over cooled cookies. Let stand until glaze is set.
    Or you can dip cookies in melted white chocolate flavored with the anise.

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About Glazed Anise Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American



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