Chinese Almond Cookies: Bake Up Your Good Luck With This Crunchy Cookie Recipe by 30Seconds Food

2 years ago
Chinese Almond Cookies: Bake Up Your Good Luck With This Crunchy Cookie Recipe

Chinese almond cookies are thought to bring good luck. Now you can make those crunchy cookies found in the dessert section on any Chinese buffet at home. We hope they bring you luck!

You’ll need:

  • 1 stick butter, softened
  • 3/4 cup sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1 teaspoon almond extract
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla
  • 2 1/4 cups flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • whole almonds

Here’s how to make them:

  1. Cream together the butter and sugar with an electric mixer. Add the egg, almond extract and vanilla. Beat until well combined.
  2. Add the flour, baking powder and salt. Beat until just combined.
  3. Roll the dough into small balls. Gently press an almond into the center of each.
  4. Bake in a preheated 350-degree F oven for about 10-14 minutes, or until lightly browned.

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