Recipe by Queen Dragon Mom

For authenticity, leave out the anise and use the mature seeds from cilantro (coriander.)There are native sweet wines from Mexico that are very similar to others, too.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Cream fat and sugar until quite creamy.
  2. Add egg and beat until very fluffy.
  3. Sift together flour, baking powder and salt; add to creamed mixture.
  4. Stir in wine and anise seed.
  5. Roll dough to 1/4" thick and cut in plain squares or fancy shapes.
  6. Combine topping ingredients and sprinkle on top of each cookie.
  7. Bake in a preheated 350 oven for 15-20 minutes or until light brown.
  8. Freezes well.

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