Tuesday, August 01, 2006

Sunflower seed cookies


170 gm. Butter
150 gm. icing sugar
1 tsp. vanilla essence
80 gm. Dairy whip cream or evaporated milk
350 gm. plain flour
7 gm. baking powder
30 gm. cornflour
200 gm. sunflower seeds - roasted

Egg yolk for glazing


(1) Sift flour, baking powder and cornflour together and set aside.
(2) Crem butter and cream until creamy. Add in vanilla essence and dairy whip cream. Beat for about 2 mins.
(3) Pour in flour mixture and beat until just combined for about 1 min.
(4) Roll the dough into small balls and place onto baking tray.
(5) Glze with egg yolk and bake in preheated oven at 180C for about 15 mins. or till cooked.


chih said...

Hi Yochana,
Do u mind sharing your HEART COOKIES recipe as well. I need to bake some cookies for somebody who had helped out in our hospice as a gesture of THANKS fr the heart !

Aunty Yochana said...

Dear chih,

I will share my heart cookies (do you mean ebony and ivory sesame cookies??) recipe with everyone here. cheers...will type and post for you...

chih said...

Hi Yochana
Thanks for youe prompt reply- But it was another heart cookies I read at Jo Deli Bakery last week You called it HEART COOKIES, remember ?

Thanks so much again

Aunty Yochana said...

chih, that heart cookies is not so good. I used somebody's recipe in another forum but it's not so tasty and hard too although it looks good. I will post the ebony and ivory for you. Hope you like it.

Anonymous said...

is dairy whip cream the same as ordinary fresh cream? or can i replace it with condensed milk? i only get fresh cream and condensed milk here. thks

lastly, are you talking about the strawberry heart cookies which you posted that didn't come out well or is it some other recipe? coz i have bookmarked all your recipes to try out. they all look very good.

Aunty Yochana said...

hi Nikki,

Dairy whip cream contains 35% fat more than then Non-Dairy whipped cream.

Heart Cookies...I can't remember liao...too long ago.