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
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

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 .


  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's yours?

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

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

  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


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

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

    Happy Blogging!
    Happy Valley Chow

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

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

  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.

  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 times dont feel like doing anything. Infact today i was just thinking should i make cashew nut cookies...haha...not sure yet.

  10. These cookies look cute and yummy!

  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.