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Snow covered Greek Christmas Cookies.

Snow-covered Greek Christmas Cookies

Heyy there,

I hope you are all getting ready for the Christmas Holiday.Β  πŸ™‚Β  This is a re-post of last year’s Christmas Cookies recipe.Β  These Snow covered Butter Cookies are delicious with a nice warm cup of White Hot Chocolate.Β  Β  I will post over the weekend. πŸ™‚Β 

Have a great day everyone!!

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Hello there!!Β  I hope that everyone had a lovely Christmas with family and friends. πŸ™‚Β  My mom is visiting for the holidays. We were up early this morning, had our coffee and went straight for the kitchen. to start baking.Β  Since we only make these cookies one a year we always prepare an extra batch for after Christmas.Β  It never seems to be enough.Β 

The first batch and placed them on my dining table, and by noon my husband had eaten a few more than he should haveΒ  πŸ™‚ but that’s ok because we are still in the holiday mood.Β Β If you love sugar-coated, almond tasty cookies you need to try these cookies!!Β  They are soft and flavored with Cognac and stuffed with baked almonds.Β 

We had finished baking, coating by mid-afternoon and we are done for this year πŸ™‚Β  Another year is coming to an end in a few days, and for my family and some of my friends it was a difficult one, but this is what life is all about.Β  Ups and Downs and dealing with the obstacles that life throws your way.Β  Right??Β  I am sure you agree with me πŸ™‚

Snow-covered Greek Christmas Cookies

A simple and tasty Greek Butter Cookie filled with roasted Almonds

Course Dessert
Cuisine Mediterranean
Keyword Easy
Prep Time 30 minutes
Cook Time 30 minutes
Servings 10 people

Ingredients

  • 2 cups Butter room temperature
  • 1/2 cup Powder Sugar
  • 1 shot Cognac
  • 1 Egg
  • 5 cups All-Purpose Flour
  • 1 teaspoon Baking Powder
  • 3 cup Powder Sugar for coating
  • 3/4 cups Almonds chopped

Instructions

  1. Start off by adding a tablespoon of butter into a sauce pan and melt, add in the almonds stir until golden brown.
  2. Powder Sugar
  3. Flour mixed with baking powder
  4. In a mixing bowl add in the butter and whip until fluffy, continue by adding in the rest of the ingredients.
  5. Blend all ingredients until well combined. The mix should turn into a soft dough.
  6. As you can see in the photo my mom shaped the cookies into half moons, and round cookies. Place cookies into baking pan and then into the oven and bake at 180 degrees until golden brown.
  7. When cookies have baked, coat with powder sugar while they are still hot. The cookies should be fully covered with powder sugar.

Comments (20)

  • Megala 1 year ago β€” Reply
    Love these beautiful crescent cookies. Wish you a very happy New Year!
    foodzesty 1 year ago β€” Reply
    Thank you Megala...Best wishes and Happy New Year to you and your family :)
  • These look delicious! I've been on a cookie baking spree these past few days :) I pray your new yearis full of blessings :)
    foodzesty 1 year ago β€” Reply
    Thank you Margaret..I wish you and your family a blessed and Happy New Year....Huge hugs :)
  • Must be so yummy! How nice you were able to bake and spend the holidays with your mom! I wish you a very happy New Year! 😘
    foodzesty 1 year ago β€” Reply
    Wishing you and your family a Happy New Year Ursula πŸ’•πŸ’•πŸ’•πŸ’•πŸ’•
    Thank you!!πŸ’ž
    foodzesty 1 year ago
    :)
  • Jyo 1 year ago β€” Reply
    Love these delicious cookies Sophie πŸ‘
    foodzesty 1 year ago β€” Reply
    Thank you Jyo πŸ’•πŸ’•πŸ’•πŸ’•
  • Jyo 1 year ago β€” Reply
    Have an amazing New year ❣️
    foodzesty 1 year ago β€” Reply
    Wishing you and your family a blessed and Happy New Year 😚😚
  • Italian Goodness 1 year ago β€” Reply
    Happy New Year to you!!! These cookies look very appealing! I will try to make it with my daughters once I’ll be back from Italy! Cheers!
    foodzesty 1 year ago β€” Reply
    Thank you very much!!! Enjoy your time back home and Happy New Year!!!
  • dtills 1 year ago β€” Reply
    delicious!!
    foodzesty 1 year ago β€” Reply
    Thank youuuuuu
  • efge63 11 months ago β€” Reply
    Ξ‘s you see my first "likes" are for Greek tranditional desserts!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Thank you for sharing our Greek heritage with all the world!!!!!!!!
    foodzesty 11 months ago β€” Reply
    Den uparxei tipota kalitero apo to Elliniko Fagito :) toulaxiston gia mena.
    foodzesty 11 months ago β€” Reply
    Thanks so much for your likes!! :)
    foodzesty 11 months ago β€” Reply
    Ego kai o syzigos fygame apo kato to 2011 dustuxos emeis xtipithikame asxima apo tin krisi. Tora pia eimai ollandia

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