ITALIAN ANISE PIZZELLE'S a 5***** Recipe !

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Nancy J. Patrykus

By
@Finnjin

It is that time of the year ....again.
Friends always want me to make pizzels for them, for the holidays. Iusually make a double recipe..makes about 4-1/2 dozen.
They always go over great at party's and holiday gatherings.
These are extra thin, extra crisp, & extra special!!
I am on my second electric pizzel maker! The first one died on me..I wonder why!!.....LOL
This is an Italian traditional cookie, and I always use anise flavoring. Then a little dusting with powdered sugar.
Nancy....11/16/12

Rating:
★★★★★ 2 votes
Comments:
Serves:
family & guests
Prep:
10 Min
Method:
Griddle

Ingredients

3
eggs..... beaten
3/4 c
sugar
3/4 c
butter....melted
1-1/2 c
sifted flour
1 tsp
baking powder
2 tsp
anise flavoring
1 tsp
vanilla extract
powdered sugar .....for dusting

How to Make ITALIAN ANISE PIZZELLE'S a 5***** Recipe !

Step-by-Step

  • 1Add and beat ingredients together, in order listed.
    Drop by rounded spoonfull onto center of the pre-heated pizzelle grill.
    Close lid and immediately clip handles together.
    Allow to cook till steaming stops.....
    about 30-60 seconds.
    Remoove with a fork,onto a wire grill.
    When cool...Store in an air tight covered container. I have stored mine over a month...
    this way....
    But I think we have a mouse in the house!!!
    OH! MY! They just seem to dissappear!
    Next time ..I will count them!!!....HA!
    When ready to serve, dust with powdered sugar.
  • 2******CHOCOLATE PIZZELLES:
    Mix in 3 tablespoons cocoa and 3 tablespoons sugar.
    Add to basic recipe.
  • 3******NUT PIZZELLES:
    Add 1-1/2 cups very finely chopped or ground nuts to the Basic Recipe.
    Or to chocolate pizzelles.
  • 4******LEMON PIZZELLES:
    Omit vanilla and anise .
    Add 2 teaspoons lemon extract and 1 Tablespoon grated lemon peel to basic recipe.
  • 5******COLORED PIZZELLES:
    Just add a drop or two of food coloring...
    of your choice.
    I have never made green ones..well, maybe this year for St Patrick Day!....LOL

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About ITALIAN ANISE PIZZELLE'S a 5***** Recipe !

Main Ingredient: Eggs
Regional Style: Italian
Other Tag: Quick & Easy