Russian Pryaniki

Russian Pryaniki 1

109

CALORIES

60

SERVINGS

30 (min)

PREPARATION

30 (min)

COOKING

90 (min)

READY IN

hor d'oeuvre

DISH

Ingredients

  • 2 teaspoons Baking Powder
  • 2 Egg Whites; for glaze
  • 2 Egg Yolks
  • 5 cups All-purpose Flour
  • 1/2 cups Honey
  • 3 tablespoons Mayonnaise
  • 2 cups Powdered Sugar; for glaze
  • 16 ounces Sour Cream
  • 2 cups Sugar

Instructions

  • 1Whisk egg yolks into sugar until well combined. Into the sugar mixture, add sour cream, mayonnaise and honey, whisk until well combined. In a separate bowl, combine together flour and baking powder.In small portions, add flour into the liquid mixture. Dough may be very stick,y but it's normal. Refrigerate the dough for about two hours.Using a spoon, spoon out small pieces of the dough. Using your hands, shape each piece into a circle. You need to wet your hands, because this dough is very sticky.
  • 2Bake cookies at 350 for about 15 minutes or until golden brown.
  • 3Remove cookies from the oven and cool to a room temperature. Using a stand up mixer, beat egg whites with powdered sugar, until you receive glaze like mixture. Using a pastry brush, glaze tops of the cookies and let them rest until completely dry. Turn cookies over and apply the same glaze to the bottoms.