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Berlinerkranzer Recipe

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This recipe for Berlinerkranzer, by , is from Sibling Revelry - Family Recipes for Memorable Food and Fun, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Denise Evans Jimmy Evans - Norwegian tradition
Added: Friday, January 26, 2007


3/4 C butter or margarine, softened
3/4 C shortening
1 C sugar
2 tsp grated orange peel
2 eggs
4 C flour
1 egg white
2 Tb sugar Red cherries and green sugar for decoration

Heat oven to 400. Mix thoroughly butter, shortening, sugar,
orange peel, and eggs. Blend in flour.
Shape dough by rounded teaspoonful into ropes about 6
inches long. Fold over to make a wreath. Let 1/2 extend at
each end. Beat egg white until foamy. Place 2 Tbs. sugar
(colored green in wanting decoration) in small plate. Dip
cookie in egg white then sugar. Press in finely sliced cherries
into center of ‘knot’. Bake 10 to 12 minutes.

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
Immediately remove from baking sheet and hide from Jimmy. He
likes them warm, cold, not decorated, decorated or anyway he
can get them. Always leave these and Bourbon Balls out for




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