Pinon (Pine Nut) Cookies

Pinon (Pine Nut) Cookies

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1 c All-purpose flour
1/4 c Pine nuts; toasted
2/3 c Sugar
2 Eggs

Original recipe makes 36



Combine the eggs and sugar in a heavy saucepan and whisk constantly over low heat until the mixture is lukewarm and light in texture, about 3-5 minutes. Remove from heat and whisk until cool; gradually stir in the flour until the batter is smooth. Preheat oven to 375 degrees. Butter 2 baking sheets and drop the batter by teaspoonfuls onto the pan, leaving about 1 inch between cookies. Let sit 5 minutes. Place 4 or 5 pine nuts on top of each cookie and let them sit another 5 minutes. Bake for 12-15 minutes or until golden brown. Remove from the baking sheets while still warm and let cool on racks. [Makes about 36 cookies. 35 cals, 0.7g fat] Recipes featured at Melissas Specialty foods Sept 1998. Mastercook versions Notes: Information and recipe adapted from Southwest The Beautiful Cookbook; recipes by Barbara Pool Fenzl, text by Norman Kolpas, CollinsPublishers San Francisco, 1994. Recipe by: Southwest The Beautiful Cookbook Posted to EAT-LF Digest by Pat Hanneman on Sep 02, 1998,

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Pinon (Pine Nut) Cookies

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