Vanilla Hearts

Wish all my readers a Happy Valentines day. Sharing a simple and yummy recipe of Vanilla hearts.

Vanilla Hearts (1)

 

Ingredients:

  1. All Purpose Flour/Maida – 2 cups
  2. Butter(cut into small Pieces) – 3 cups/150gms
  3. Caster sugar(superfine) – 1/2 cup
  4. Vanilla Essence(for flavoring) – 1 tsp
  5. Caster Sugar – for dusting

 

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Preparation:

  1. Sieve the flour into a large mixing bowl and rub in the butter until mixture resembles fine breadcrumbs.
  2. Stir in caster sugar and vanilla flavoring and bring the mixture together with your hands to make a firm dough.
  3. On a lightly floured surface, roll out the dough to a thickness of 1 inch. Stamp out 12 hearts with a heart shaped biscuit cutter.
  4. Lightly grease the baking tray. Arrange the hearts on the prepared baking tray(cookie sheet).
  5. Bake in a preheated oven at 350 degree F for 15 to 20 minutes until the hearts are light golden color.
  6. Move the vanilla hearts into a wire rack and leave it to cool.
  7. Dust with a little caster sugar before serving.

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Recipe source: Essential Cooking-Baking

 

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