Basel Leckerli Swiss Honey Spice Cookie

Total Time
Prep 30 mins
Cook 30 mins

It was written in a old Nebraska cook book. Basil Leckerli Swiss cookie is a pioneer recipe. I know that the Swiss settled here; I am writing recipe as written; no temperatures or amounts given.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Simmer the sugar and honey in a double boiler until melted; cool.
  2. Add the rest of ingredients except frosting.
  3. Mix.
  4. Spread in a thin sheet and bake until done.
  5. Frost with thin frosting made of lemon and powdered sugar as soon as cookies are baked.