Christmas Honey Cookies

Christmas Honey Cookies

Christmas is coming! Which better way to be in the christmas mood than making some homemade delicious cookies???

This recipe will bring the Christmas spirit into your home in no time! 😉


  • One-half cup shortening and honey
  • 1 whole egg
  • 1 egg yolk
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/3 cup sugar
  • grated rind of 1 lemon
  • 2 cups pastry flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/2 cup sliced glazed cherries
  • 1/2 cup shredded mixed peel
  • 1/8 teaspoon mixed cinnamon and nutmeg


Mix in all the ingredients in a bowl, drop from a teaspoon onto a buttered sheet. Flatten out tops and spread with slightly beaten white of eggs ,mixed with 1/2 cup chopped, blanched almonds (you can make shapes and decorations as you wish! Look at the picture for a reference).

Bake in a moderate oven and, as usual, enjoy! 😉

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