Berlinerkranzer

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READY IN: 36mins
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Heat oven to 400°.
  • Mix thoroughly butter, shortening, 1 cup sugar, the orange peel and eggs.
  • Blend in flour.
  • Shape dough by rounded teaspoons into ropes, each 6 inches long.
  • Form each rope into circle, bringing one end over and through in a single knot.
  • Let ½ inch extend at each end.
  • Place on ungreased baking sheet.
  • Beat egg whites until foamy; beat in 2 tablespoons sugar, 1 tablespoon at a time.
  • Brush tops of cookies with meringue.
  • Press bits of candied cherries on center of knot for holly berries, and candied citron for leaves.
  • Bake 10 to 12 minutes or until set but not brown.
  • Immediately remove from baking sheet.
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