Cinnamon Cookies
 
 
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Recipe type/ Τύπος Πιάτου: Cookies
Ingredients/ Συστατικά
  • 650 to 700 gr.flour
  • 1 tsp soda
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 2 tsp ground cinnamon
  • ¼ tsp ground clove
  • ¼ tsp ground nutmeg
  • 1 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 cup maize oil
  • ¼ cup tonic water or soda
  • 1 tbsp brandy
  • ¼ cup fresh orange juice
  • zest of half an orange
Instructions/ Εκτέλεση
  1. Shift together the flour, soda, baking powder, cinnamon, clove and nutmeg on a bowl.
  2. Start with the 650 gr. of flour and if you that it needs more add as you proceed.
  3. In the blender mix the sugar, oil, tonic water, brandy, orange juice and zest for couple of minutes.
  4. Then throw the sugar mix on the flour mix and start mixing first with a spoon and then start kneading until the dough does not stick to your hands ( I did everything in my stand mixer).
  5. Take a portion of dough like a chestnut, and make a small ball, flattened a bit on top.
  6. Place the cookies in a pan covered with parchment paper allowing about 1,5 cm among them.
  7. Preheat oven to 175 degrees Celsius and bake for 20 to 30 minutes depending on the oven.
  8. Take them out and let them cool for a while before you eat them.
Notes/ Σημειώσεις
Recipe adapted from Vefa Alexiadou
Recipe by Culinary Flavors at http://www.culinaryflavors.gr/cinnamon-cookies/