Bake tıme: 15-20 minutes
Serve: Up to 20
Nobody will resist these delicious cookies. They are perfect for tea time or a special treat for your sweetheart or friends. Thise heart-shaped cookies that is a perfect way to say ” I Love You”. There is nothing better than homemade cookie and this homemade cookies smell amazing rich orange and they quickly will melt into your mouth. This is a quick and easy cookie dough perfect for your favorite cutout cookies. Enjoy it with a glass of milk, tea or coffee!
– INGREDIENTS –
3 cup and 1/4 cup all purpose flour
1 cup olive oil
125gr. Margarine, room temperature
1 cup corn starch
1 cup and 1/4 cup powdered sugar
1 tsp baking powder
1/2 tsp vanilla extract
pinch of salt
1 tbsp grated orange peel
80gr.Dark chocolate for dip your cookies, it is optional.
– DIRECTIONS –
1- Preheat oven to 170 degrees C. In a medium bowl, mix flour, powdered sugar,salt,baking powder and set aside.
2- In a big bowl, mix margarine, olive oil, eggs gradually add the mixed dry ingredients and mix to combine.
3- Divide dough in half and gather in to balls, don’t chill them. On a floured work surface, roll dough to 1/2 cm thickness and cut with a heart -shaped cookie cutter or star cookie cutter.
Also you can make the dough another shape like caterpillar cookies, Traditional Turkish Caterpillar cookie is very popular in my country.For making this caterpillar cookie shape – transfer dough into bag fitted with a Star nozzle. Pipe out strait 5 cm dough pieces.
4- Bake for about 15- 20 minutes, or until firm; don’t let the cookies brown too much.
5- Take out of the oven and let it cool for one minute. These are great warm or cool and if deserve, dip your cookies in melted chocolate. They also store well, if they don’t all get eaten straight away!
Knead the dough for 2-3 minutes.