Kiefel Cookies

Kiefel Cookies

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Christe Harwood


Helen & Louis Rowell - this is a recipe my Aunt Sarah Refle used to make. These cookies take lots of time to make but they are real good.


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15 Min



  • 6 c
  • 2 tsp
  • 2 c
    lard or 2 cups plus 2 tablespoons crisco
  • 1 1/2 tsp

  • 3
    egg yolks
  • 1 pkg
    yeast dissolved in 1 cup warm milk

How to Make Kiefel Cookies


  1. Let stand in 3 lumps for 2 hours.
  2. Roll thin on lots of sugar. Cut in 3 inch squares.
  3. Put 1 teaspoon jam in center of square.
  4. Round bottom of corner to top corner, then form crescent.
  5. Bake at 375 degrees for 15 minutes or until lightly brown.

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