Crispy Spitzbuben with apricot jam and powdered sugar

Crispy Spitzbuben with apricot jam and powdered sugar

Portions: 8 persons | Preparation time: 107 minutes

The crispy made from soft shortcrust pastry and filled with fruity apricot jam are a Christmas classic. These cookies with jam are a popular treat on the Christmas cookie plate – hardly baked, they’re gone.

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Crispy Spitzbuben with apricot jam and powdered sugar
Crispy Spitzbuben with apricot jam and powdered sugar

Portions: 8 persons | Preparation: 107 minutes

The crispy made from soft shortcrust pastry and filled with fruity apricot jam are a Christmas classic. These cookies with jam are a popular treat on the Christmas cookie plate – hardly baked, they’re gone.

Please review recipe:

Ø 4.8 out of 5 stars ( 4 votes )

Season: Christmas | Region: Europe | Preparation: Bake, Heat | Menu: Pastries | Cuisine: German recipes

Ingredients

  • 350 g flour
  • 250 g butter
  • 120 g sugar
  • 1 p. Vanilla sugar
  • 1 egg white
  • 160 g apricot jam
  • 20 g powdered sugar, for serving

Utensils

  • Hand mixer
  • Bowl
  • Rolling pin
  • Rogue cutters
  • Parchpaper

Instructions

  1. Stir the butter in a bowl with the mixer until soft.
  2. Add the sugar, vanilla sugar and salt.
  3. Stir everything until light.
  4. Add the egg white and flour and knead the whole thing into a dough.
  5. The dough Cover with cling film and chill for 1 hour.
  6. Roll out in portions to a thickness of approx. 3 mm and cut out the Spitzbuben biscuits.
  7. Cut out the middle of half of the biscuits with a smaller mold.
  8. Preheat the oven to 180 degrees.
  9. The biscuits Place on a baking tray lined with baking paper.
  10. Bake in the middle of the oven for 7-10 minutes.
  11. Heat the jam slightly and stir until smooth.
  12. Spread a teaspoon of jam over the bottom of the biscuits.
  13. The lids of the biscuits with a hole Sprinkle with icing sugar and then place on the bases.
  14. The Spitzbuben cookies can be stored perfectly in a cookie jar.