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Zimtsterne

As a show stopper for this week of marvelous christmas cookies, I present to you: German Zimtsterne! Traditionally these cinnamon stars six-pointed, but nothing is traditional in progressive Denmark, maybe excluding the Klejner 😉 Apart from their taste, the best thing about these cookies is definitely their smoothness, that comes from the luscious hazelnuts. Here… Continue reading Zimtsterne

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Terrace Biscuits with Oranges

Quiz question: Things that normally happen if you have some left over egg yolks: A) you throw them out B) you create an entirely new cookie recipe Well, guess what the answer is in my case 😉 So here they are: my newly created orange cookies! They are a little bit inspired by what is… Continue reading Terrace Biscuits with Oranges

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Vanillekipferl

Get ready and fasten your seatbelts for this lovely ride through cookie land: it is christmas cookie week! The starting position goes to the traditional German Vanillekipferl. Perfectly crisp, with a vanilla taste in the foreground, embedded in a hint of aniseed and orange – Marvellous! The name Kipferl refers to the crescent, sort of… Continue reading Vanillekipferl