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gfloyd
02-11-2008, 06:11 PM
I want to make heart shaped cookies tomorrow, but I can't find an rolled cookie recipes that excite me. I was thinking a spice cookie, but I'm not picky. Any suggestions would be most appreciated.

devilsknew
02-11-2008, 08:05 PM
I'm thinking for something a little different... Caraway Cookies with clove and blackpepper and an orange icing.

Just add a tablespoon of coarse cracked pepper, and a 1/4 teaspoon of ground cloves to this Caraway Cookie Recipe-

Caraway Cookies

1 cup soft butter
1 cup sugar
2 eggs
2 tablespoons buttermilk
teaspoon baking soda
2 cups flour -- sifted
1 tablespoon caraway seed
Cream butter and sugar. Add unbeaten eggs, one at a time, beating after each addition. Add buttermilk with soda and flour. Add caraway seeds.

Chill for a few hours. Roll out to -inch thickness and cut with a cookie cutter. Sprinkle with sugar and bake 20 minutes in a preheated 350 oven.

Make a simple icing with powdered sugar and orange juice. Use your choice of food coloring.

devilsknew
02-11-2008, 08:23 PM
... Actually the clove would probably be more effective as an addition to the icing. So, maybe, Caraway and Blackpepper Cookies with Orange and Clove Icing, would be better?

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