Monday, January 20, 2014

Cashew Nut Cookies




Submitting this post to Bake Along event organized by  Joyce of Kitchen Flavours together with  Lena of Frozen Wings &  Zoe from Bake For Happy Kids . This month’s theme is  Chinese New Year Cookies



Cashew Nut Cookies
Adapted from Food ..Love..Passion
Ingredients:
 
250g butter
140g sugar
1 tsp vanilla extract
1 egg
100g grounded cashew nuts ( toasted & grind)
360g flour
20g cornflour
½ tsp baking powder

Topping / Decoration
1 egg for egg wash
20 to 30g halved cashew nuts

Directions:
1)      Preheat oven & greased baking pan . Preheat oven to 170°C .
2)      Combine all ingredients & mix till soft dough . 
3)      Roll dough into 3mm thick & cut dough with cookie cutter of your choice . Place cookies onto baking pan . 

 
4)      Topped & press lightly half cashew nuts on cookies & brush egg wash over them evenly .  Bake for 15 minutes till golden brown .




12 comments:

  1. Hi! Nice to see you back, I have made these cookies too but they are kind of crunchy and not melt in the mouth like almond cookies...how's yours?

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    1. Hi Jeannie , Thanks for dropping by . This cookies does not melt in the mouth & ya, more this cashew nut cookies are crunchy .

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  2. Ooo how pretty! Butterfly cashew nut cookies :)

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  3. Hi Kit,

    I missed all your pretty-looking baking.... These butterfly cookies are so pretty. You are always good in baking cakes and cookies with extraordinary looks :D

    Zoe

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  4. Kit , I love these butterfly-shaped cookies , really pretty ! I'm sure it tastes as good as it looks :D

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  5. Those cookies look and sound awesome! Great job :)

    Happy Blogging!
    Happy Valley Chow

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  6. These cookies look so lovely, Kit. Love the shape.

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  7. Hi Kit,
    These are the prettiest cashew nut cookies! And looks good to munch on!
    You have been busy with cookies!

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  8. Hi Kit, good to see you back in action after a short break. I sure miss you. :)) Love this cashew nut cookies, very addictive. Yours look so cute and awesome.

    Thanks for sharing the recipe. Have a nice day, regards.

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  9. you know, i hv been seeing so many cookies on the linky that i feel like trying so many of them..but i know i wont becos right now i am so lazy...and the weather's here has been hot too ..at times dont feel like doing anything. Infact today i was just thinking should i make cashew nut cookies...haha...not sure yet.

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  10. These cookies look cute and yummy!

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  11. These butterfly cookies look so cute and like Lena said, it's super hot these days, really don't have the mood to do any more baking.

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