FoodReference.com
RECIPE SECTION - Over 10,000 Recipes

 

You are here > Home > Recipes

Holiday RecipesHOLIDAY COOKIE RECIPES >>>>> >  Pfeffernusse Cookies Modern

 

CULINARY SCHOOLS
& COOKING CLASSES

From Amateur & Basic Cooking Classes to Professional Chef Training & Degrees
More than 1,000 schools & classes listed for all 50 States, Online and Worldwide

 

FREE Magazines
and other Publications

An extensive selection of free food, beverage & agricultural magazines, e-books, etc.

 

See also: 1903 Pfeffernusse Recipe

Pfeffernusse Cookies

(The) Joy of Cooking (1975 ed) by Irma Von Starkloff Rombauer, Irma S. Rombauer, Marion Rombauer Becker

Pfeffernusse Recipe

Makes 180 1 inch balls

Sift together:
• 2 cups plus 2 tablespoons sifted all purpose flour
• 3/4 teaspoon double acting baking powder
• 1/8 teaspoon baking soda
• 1/4 teaspoon salt
• 1/4 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper

Add:
• 1/4 teaspoon each nutmeg and ground cloves
• 1 teaspoon cinnamon
• 1/4 teaspoon anise seeds or 1 teaspoon crushed cardamom seeds

Cream together:
• 1/2 cup butter or shortening
• 1/3 cup sugar

Add and beat well until light:
• 1 egg

Add:
• 1/4 cup finely chopped almonds
Optional:
1 tablespoon finely chopped citron
1/4 cup finely chopped candied orange peel

Add the flour mixture to the above ingredients in thirds, alternately with:
• 1/3 cup molasses
• 1 tablespoon corn syrup
• 1/3 cup brandy
• 1 teaspoon grated lemon rind
• 1 tablespoon lemon juice

Beat well, then set aside overnight.

Preheat oven to 350°F

Shape into 1 inch balls and bake on a greased cookie sheet 10 to 15 minutes.

Roll while warm in confectioners’ sugar.

 

 

RELATED RECIPES

  Home   |   About & Contact Info   |   Bibliography   |   Kitchen Tips   |   Cooking Contests   |   Other Links  

Please feel free to link to any pages of FoodReference.com from your website.
For permission to use any of this content please E-mail: james@foodreference.com
All contents are copyright © 1990 - 2016 James T. Ehler and www.FoodReference.com unless otherwise noted.
All rights reserved.  You may copy and use portions of this website for non-commercial, personal use only.
Any other use of these materials without prior written authorization is not very nice and violates the copyright.
Please take the time to request permission.

FoodReference.com Logo

 

 

Popular Pages

 

FOOD VIDEO SECTION
Recipe Videos, BBQ & Grilling, Food Safety, Food Science, Food Festivals, Beverages, Vintage Commercials, etc.