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baklava cookies

Recipe by
Cherie Szilvagyi
Deckerville, MI

What a fantastic cookie and so easy to do. I am sure that Baklava normally takes a long time to make but these are so easy.

yield 24 serving(s)
prep time 40 Min
cook time 10 Min
method Bake

Ingredients For baklava cookies

  • 1/4 c
  • 1/3 c
    powdered sugar
  • 3 Tbsp
  • 3/4 c
    walnuts finely chopped
  • 1/4 tsp
  • 1 pkg
    sugar cookie dough

How To Make baklava cookies

  • 1
    Instructions In a small saucepan, over low heat, melt butter; stir in the powdered sugar and honey. Bring to a boil and remove from heat. Stir in walnuts and cinnamon. Let it cool for 30 minutes.
  • 2
    Meanwhile, divide cookie dough into 24 pieces and roll each into a ball. Place 2 inches apart on a cookie sheet that's been greased or lined with parchment paper or silicone baking mat. Bake at 350 degrees for 9 minutes.
  • 3
    Remove cookies and place a small dollup of nut mixture in the center of each cookie. Bake another 2-3 minutes until done. Transfer to wire rack to cool.