Braune Lebkuchen

Recipe by Molly53
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READY IN: 30mins
SERVES: 48
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Boil honey, sugar and butter together for five minutes; cool.
  • Beat egg and add to water.
  • Sift dry ingredients together.
  • Add sifted dry ingredients to honey mixture alternatively with egg/water mixture.
  • Add nuts and citron last.
  • Cover and chill at least overnight.
  • If the dough is allowed to ripen in the refrigerator for several days before rolling out, the flavor and texture of the cookies are improved.
  • Roll out to about 1/4-inch thickness and cut with fancy cookie cutters.
  • Preheat oven to 350°F.
  • Bake for 15 or 20 minutes, depending on your oven (taking care not to scorch).
  • Ice with colored icing or a sugar glaze.
  • To make glaze, mix powdered sugar and water together to make it the consistency of thin cream.
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