Afghani Nan Khatai-Cardamom Spiced Cookies Topped With Pistacios

Total Time
Prep 5 mins
Cook 15 mins

Cardamom spiced melt in your mouth cookies topped with pistachios. Posted for zwt6- Asia found on (the yield is estimated)


  1. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Mix the white flour with the sugar, and crushed cardamon. Next, add the oil and mix well.
  3. Make the dough into two inch round balls and put them on a cookie sheet and bake for 15min, or until lightly browned.
  4. Sprinkle finely ground pistachios on top of the cookies while they are still hot.
  5. Let cool before eating.
  6. Enjoy.
Most Helpful

Simple and tasty. The pistachio adds a colorful topping as well. For my taste, I would make the cookies a little bit smaller (especially, less thick) next time. They are very crumbly, so they almost need to be small enough to pop into your mouth all at once.

realbirdlady May 24, 2010