Recipe by CADAMS
"My great-grandmother Schneider always baked these German cookies for the Christmas holidays. These cookies have a distinctive flavor that comes from anise oil. A springerle rolling pin is best, but one can use cookie presses. They are best if made about two weeks in advance and then stored in an airtight container before eating."
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These were good, but a little sweet & I think I might add more anise oil next time. My neighbor makes these every Christmas & let me borrow her cookie stamps. Her recipe is a little more cake-like & less sweet. I'm not sure which way is traditional, but I think I'll experiment a bit more with this recipe.
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
Serving Size: 1/72 of a recipe
Servings Per Recipe: 72
Amount Per Serving
Calories from Fat: 3
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