- Exported from MasterCook
Almond Cookie Slices
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Categories : Cookies & Bars
Amount Measure Ingredient -- Preparation Method -- -- --
10 tablespoons unsalted butter (1 1/4 sticks)
1/3 cup honey
1/3 cup milk
1/4 teaspoon almond extract
2 1/2 cups whole almonds (I used sliced) -- toasted
3/4 cup light brown sugar -- packed
3 cups flour
1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
3/4 teaspoon baking powder
1/4 teaspoon baking soda
1/2 teaspoon salt
1 cup confectioners' sugar
1/2 teaspoon almond extract
6 teaspoons water
Melt butter in a small suacepan. Stir in honey, milk and almond extract; set
aside to cool.
Combine 1 1/4 cups of almonds and the brown sugar in a food processor.
Process just until nuts are texture of coarse meal.
Add cooled butter mixture to the processor. Process until smooth. Add
flour, cinnamon, baking powder, baking soda and salt. Processor just until
mixture is combined.
1 1/4 cups almonds. Line a
9 x 9 x
2 square baking pan with plastic wrap. Place dough in pan & pat level.
Place in freezer for 20 minutes or until firm.
Heat oven to 350. Lightly coat baking sheets with nonstick vegetable spray.
Remove the firm dough from pan. Starting at any side, cut 1/4 slices.
Arrange on the prepared baking sheets, placing them 1/2 apart.
350 oven for 18 minutes or just until golden. Transfer to wire
racks to cool. Drizzle with glaze.
For glaze: Mix together confectioners' sugar and almond extract in a small
bowl. Gradually stir in 6 teaspons of water or just enough to make a thin
glaze. Makes 3 dozen cookies. - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -