Hungarian Kiffles Cookies/Date Nut Filling

Hungarian Kiffles Cookies/date Nut Filling Recipe

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Hungarian Kiffle Cookies are a light, traditional cookie that has equal parts butter and cream cheese. Yum! Kiffles, Kipflees, Kifli are all variations on the spelling. They’re an addictive cookie and can be filled with many variations; although they’re made usually in a cold environment. The dough is more workable then as my grandmother used to say.


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  • 1 c
    dates (cut fine)
  • 1/2 c
  • 1/4 c
  • 1/2 c
    chopped nuts (pecans)

How to Make Hungarian Kiffles Cookies/Date Nut Filling


  1. Combine dates with sugar and water. Cook over low heat until thick, stirring constantly (about 5 minutes).
  2. Add 1/2 cup nuts and mix well.
  3. ***Add a little more water to filling if needed, to make a soft paste consistency.

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