Rugelach

1
Patricia Yates

By
@wepay2

These rich cookies are delicious and will melt in your mouth.

Rating:

☆☆☆☆☆ 0 votes

Comments:
Serves:
12
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
20 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 8 oz
    softened cream cheese
  • 1/2 lb
    butter, softened
  • 1/4 tsp
    salt
  • 2 c
    flour
  • 1/4 c
    sugar
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla
  • 1/4 c
    light brown sugar
  • 9 Tbsp
    sugar
  • 2 Tbsp
    cinnamon
  • 3/4 c
    raisins
  • 1 c
    finely chopped walnuts
  • 1
    beaten egg with 1 tbsp milk for egg wash
  • 3/4 c
    apricot or strawberry jam

How to Make Rugelach

Step-by-Step

  1. Cream the butter and cream cheese in bowl with mixer until light. Add 1/4 cup sugar, salt and vanilla. With mixer at low speed add flour and mix just until combined. Dump the dough on well floured board and roll into a ball.Cut the ball into quarter and wrap each in plastic and refrigerate one hour. No longer than one hour. To make the filling, combine 6 teaspoons sugar, brown sugar, vanilla, raisins and walnuts. On floured surface, roll each ball into a nine inch circle. Spread dough lightly with jam and sprinkle with the filling
  2. cut the circles into 12 equal wedges. Starting with the wide edge roll up each wedge. Place the points tucked underneath. Put on baking sheet lined with parchment. Bruxh each cookie with egg wash. Sprinkle with sugar and cinnamon. Bake at 350 degrees until lightly browned. Approximately 15 to 20 minutes. cool on rack.

Printable Recipe Card

About Rugelach

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: Jewish




Show 2 Comments & Reviews

Simple Christmas Cookies For A Cookie Exchange Recipe

Simple Christmas Cookies for a Cookie Exchange

Kitchen Crew

One of the highlights of the holiday season, for me, is making Christmas cookies. It reminds me of being a kid in the kitchen with my mother. Every year I...

17 Snickerdoodle Recipes That Are Cinnamon-sugar Perfection

17 Snickerdoodle Recipes That Are Cinnamon-Sugar Perfection

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

There’s something so magical about the cinnamon sugar perfection of a snickerdoodle cookie. These soft, melt-in-your-mouth sweets are one of our absolute favorites desserts - so we decided to find...

18 Best Christmas Cookies For A Cookie Exchange Recipe

18 Best Christmas Cookies for a Cookie Exchange

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Don’t be that person who shows up to the Christmas cookie exchange with store-bought cookies. Even if you put them on a plate, people know! There’s just that special something...