Butter Cookies from North Africa (Ghreyba)

This simple Egyptian cookie is made of flour, sugar, and butter or oil and then baked.

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40mins
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ingredients

  • 1 cup warm vegetable oil or 1 cup melted butter
  • 12 cup powdered sugar
  • 3 -4 cups flour
  • 30 -40 whole almonds or 30 -40 slivered almonds

directions

  • Mix oil or butter and sugar well.
  • Add flour gradually and mix.
  • Shape into little balls and press down gently to flatten into shape.
  • Garnish with an almond.
  • Bake in a preheated oven at 400 degrees F for 10 to 15 minutes.
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"This simple Egyptian cookie is made of flour, sugar, and butter or oil and then baked."
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  1. Wylder
    This simple Egyptian cookie is made of flour, sugar, and butter or oil and then baked.
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