Pfeffernuesse Cookies

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READY IN: 38mins
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • In mixer bowl, beat eggs until light.
  • Add sugar, butter and water and mix well.
  • In a separate bowl, sift together flour, baking powder and spices.
  • Stir into the egg and sugar mixture.
  • Mix in raisins, if desired. I also sometimes add nuts.
  • Shape into 1 inch balls.
  • Bake on greased baking sheet at 350 degrees for about 8 minutes or until light golden brown.
  • Cool on wire racks.
  • Toss cookies, a few at a time, in icing to coat.
  • Place on waxed paper until the icing hardens.
  • Or if you prefer you can skip the icing and just dust with powdered sugar.
  • Store in a covered container up to 1 month.
  • Icing:.
  • Whisk together all ingredients until smooth.
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