Crispy christmas wreath cookies
After halloween, the holidays are coming! Crispy christmas wreath cookies is a typical Dutch cookie for the holidays. They are for sale at bakeries, grocery stores and pastry shops. In January, you will see them on sale and they vanish from the shelves. This recipe comes from the Dutch cookie bible. Which is a Dutch cookies recipe book. You can find there old and new cookie recipes. We bake them during the holidays for give away with an order.
This christmas wreath cookie comes in different flavors. Most common are almond and vanilla. also the topping of this cookie is sometimes different. You see sliced almonds or candied sugar! This cookie isn’t difficult to make. You only need a flower or edged cookie cutter and apple corer.
Prepare cookie dough
It is important to have all ingredients measured up front. You can use a hand or stand mixer for this recipe. The only thing which is important is to mix short and on low speed. Make sure you have one smooth dough and let it chill for a few hours in the refrigerator. When you use a rolling pin and make 1/3 inch of flat dough, this is easier to cut out cookies and this is a nice thickness. When you cut out Crispy christmas wreath cookies, use a edged cookie cutter.
When your cookies are ready for the oven, make sure your oven is pre-heated on 340F or 170C. Place your oven rack on the second lowest section. This prevent burning because these cookies are with egg wash on top. For Crispy christmas wreath cookies, you can use sliced almonds or candied sugar. Sometimes we use colorful sprinkles as well. This is what some of our customers prefer, but isn’t common for this cookie.
Crispy christmas wreath cookies need a short time of baking in the oven. When these cookies are ready, let these cookies chill on a rack to cool off on room temperature. When this is all done, your Crispy christmas wreath cookies are ready! These cookies are most eaten when the holidays starts and you see them in stores. Now you can make your own Dutch christmas wreath cookies! Enjoy baking Crispy christmas wreath cookies and happy holidays!