Cookies Chinese Almonds
Last updated 6/12/2012 12:42:05 AM. Recipe ID 1017. Report a problem with this recipe.
Title: Almond cookies
Categories: Grains, Chinese, Desserts
Yield: 60 Cookies
1 c Lard
1 c Sugar
2 c Flour
1/2 ts Baking soda
5 dr Yellow food coloring
1 ts Almond extract
60 Whole blanced almonds
Preheat oven to 350 F. Lightly grease two baking sheets. In mixing
bowl, beat the lard with the sugar unitl fluffy. Beat in 1 of the
eggs. Add the flour and baking soda, stirring just until blended. Add
the food coloring and extract, stirring until blended. Cover tightly
with plastic wrap and chill for 1/2 hour. Preheat oven to 375 F. On
work surface, form dough into one 1 or 2 rolls 1 IN. in diameter.
Slice into 60 1/2-IN. rounds and arrange on baking sheets. Slightly
beat the remaining egg and brush over the rounds. Press 1 almond in
the center of each round. Bake in preheated oven for 15 minute until
Sweets are not often a part of a Chinese dinner, but Americans like
to eat dessert with Chinese food.
Temperature(s): ROOM Effort: AVERAGE Time: 00:30
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