PFEFFERNUESSE

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Bea L.

By
@BeachChic

Pronounced FEHF-fuhr-noos. This cookie is served at Christmastime in many European countries.

I cut this recipe out of a magazine and the person's name on the recipe is Connie Krause from Leander, TX.

These are so good! I shared these cookies with several friends and they liked them, too. I love the black pepper in these cookies.

Rating:
★★★★★ 3 votes
Comments:
Serves:
approximately 6 doz
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
15 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

2 Tbsp
butter, softened
2 c
granulated sugar
4 tsp
ground cinnamon
2 tsp
ground nutmeg
2 tsp
ground cloves
1/8 tsp
black pepper
4 large
eggs
3 c
all purpose flour
2 tsp
baking powder
1 c
pecans, chopped

Step-By-Step

1Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Line cookie sheets with foil or parchment paper and lightly spray with Pam.
2BEAT soft butter and sugar at medium speed with an electric mixer until blended. Add cinnamon, nutmeg, cloves and black pepper, beating until blended. Add eggs, flour and paking powder, beating well. Stir in pecans.
3DROP dough by heaping teaspoonfulls onto baking sheets.
4BAKE at 350 for approximately 14 minutes. Remove cookies to wire racks to cool.

About PFEFFERNUESSE

Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: German
Hashtags: #german, #pecans, #european