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Prep Time 20 mins
Total Time 20 mins
Course Baking
Cuisine European
Servings (Default: 1)


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Crunchy Butter Cookies
Crunchy Butter Cookies
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  1. Prepare the dough the day before: knead all dough ingredients together, wrap in aluminum foil and leave in the refrigerator until baked.
  2. Line the trays with baking paper, preheat the oven to 200 degrees top / bottom heat. Roll out the dough 3 mm thick, cut out cookies with different shapes. Bake each tray for 8-10 minutes. Makes approx. 4 trays.
  3. To get creative:
  4. Brush the cookies with egg yolk before baking or
  5. Make a nut macaroon dough, put a dollop of it on the cookies, press half a walnut or a hazelnut on top.
  6. or:
  7. Cover with couverture after baking or
  8. Brush with icing made of powdered sugar and lemon juice and sprinkle with desiccated coconut or sugar pearls.