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Paprenjaci - Croatian Spice Cookies
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Paprenjaci – Croatian Spice Cookies

These heavily spiced cookies make awesome holiday gifts!
Prep Time2 hrs 15 mins
Cook Time15 mins
Total Time2 hrs 30 mins
Course: Cookies
Cuisine: Croatian



  • In a bowl, combine flour, walnut meal, salt and spices.
  • In a small bowl, combine egg and egg yolks and beat well.
  • In a large bowl, combine sugar and butter. Mix until light and creamy.
  • Add eggs and honey and mix well.
  • Add dry ingredients in two parts, mixing well. Wrap in plastic wrap.
  • Refrigerate for at least 2 hours.
  • Preheat oven to 375 F. Line a cookie sheet with parchment paper and spray with non stick spray.
  • On a lightly floured surface, roll out dough to about 1/4" thick. Using wooden stamp or moon cake stamp, stamp imprint next to each other on dough.
  • Using a sharp knife, cut out each cookie and place on prepared cookie sheet.
  • Bake for 15 minutes.
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