Easy Christmas cookies with honey

Easy Christmas cookies with honey

Easy Christmas cookies with honey

Recipe by Panos EatsCourse: Dessert, SnacksDifficulty: Easy
Servings

30-35

cookies
Prep time

25

minutes
Cooking time

13

minutes

Those easy Christmas cookies with honey recipe is the only recipe that you will use for years. You will need just a few simple ingredients that you have at home most probably and your kitchen will smell like Christmas!

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup honey (160 gr)

  • 2 tbsp butter (30 gr) at room temperature

  • 1 egg at room temperature

  • 1 1/4 cup (190 gr) all purpose flour

  • 3/4 cup (115 gr) wholewheat flour

  • 1 1/2 teaspoon baking powder

  • 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon

  • 1/4 teaspoon ginger

  • 1/4 teaspoon cloves

  • Zest of an orange

  • Optional
  • 1/8 teaspoon cardamon

  • 1/8 teaspoon nutmeg

Directions

  • Preheat your oven at 325F (160C) and line a baking sheet with parchment paper
  • In a mixing bowl, mix the honey, egg and butter to incorporate
  • Mix in the spices and zest
  • Add the flours and baking powder and mix with your hands until you have a smooth dough that doesn’t stick in your hands
  • Dust your surface with flour and roll the dough with a rolling pin in 1/8inch (3-4mm) thickness
  • Cut with cookie cutter and transfer to the baking sheet
  • Bake for 13-15 min or until golden. The cookies will be soft when you take them out of the oven
  • let them cool down for 5 min and then transfer to a cooling rack to cool completely. They will harden when they cool down

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