Fattigmans Bakkelser(Norwegian Fried Cookies)

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READY IN: 3hrs 1min
YIELD: 48 cookies
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • In mixer bowl, beat egg yolks and sugar for about 10 minutes or until very thick and lemon colored.
  • Stir in cream, cognac, cardamom and lemon peel.
  • Mix in enough flour to make a stiff dough, cover and refrigerate at least 3 hours.
  • Heat deep fryer to 375 degrees.
  • Divide dough in half and roll very thin 1/8 to 1/16 thick on well floured board.
  • Cut dough into 4x2 inch diamonds, cut slit about 1 inch in center and draw long point of diamond through slit and curl back in opposite direction.
  • Fry in deep fryer about 15 seconds on each side or until light brown.
  • Drain and store in airtight container.
  • Before serving sprinkle with powdered sugar.
  • *Selfrising flour can be used in this recipe.
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