Cookies-Valentine’s day: three recipes for Valentine’s Day

Печенье-валентинки: три рецепта ко Дню Святого Валентина

Valentine’s day or Valentine’s Day is celebrated in many countries on February 14. Congratulate your favorite cookies in the shape of hearts. We have prepared three delicious recipe of Valentines.

Cooking recipes cookies-Valentines with their hands

Cookies with jam

Ingredients:
Flour – 200 g
Starch – 100 g
Powdered sugar – 80 g
Butter – 150 g
Cream 30% – 60 ml
The jam to taste – 100-150 g
Liqueur to taste – 1 tbsp.

The recipe of cookies with jam:

In large bowl, combine the flour, starch and powdered sugar. Add the cooled butter. Thoroughly mash with a fork the butter, flour mixture.

Add the cream and stir everything with a fork until the mixture is homogeneous.

Received quickly gather the dough with your hands into a ball and wrap in plastic wrap. Put the dough in the fridge for 3 hours.

After that, roll out shortbread dough to a thickness of about 4 mm.

Cut out dough hearts – one must be whole and the other with a hole inside.

Place cookie hearts on the parchment. Bake in a preheated 200 degree oven for about 7 minutes. Cookies must be a peach color.

Remove cookies from oven and let it cool.

Mix the jam with liqueur. Apply some jam on the biscuits base and put on top the cookies with the cut out heart. Shortbread cookies with jam, sprinkle with icing sugar.

Печенье-валентинки: три рецепта ко Дню Святого Валентина

Cookies with jam in shape of hearts

Gingerbread cookies with frosting

Ingredients:
Honey – 6 tbsp.
Sugar – 6 tbsp
Butter – 200 g
Soda – 1/2 tsp
Flour – 3-3,5 cups
Ground cinnamon – 1 tsp.
Ground ginger 1 tsp.
Ground cardamom – 1 tsp

Recipe of biscuits with the glaze:

In a heavy-based saucepan put the honey and sugar, add spices. For more flavor, instead of ground, you can put grated ginger root.

Place the mixture over heat, stirring constantly, melt the honey. Remove from heat and add the honey, the butter, which should also dissolve.

For the dough mix 3 cups of sifted flour and soda. In the center of the slides, add the sweet mixture, which is cooled slightly. Knead dough and roll it so that the layer had a thickness of about 1 cm.

With the help of molds cut out the hearts. Place biscuits on a baking sheet covered with parchment. Set in the cold for 20 minutes.

Bake cookies in a preheated 180 degree oven for 10 minutes. When cookies have cooled, decorate it with glaze.

Печенье-валентинки: три рецепта ко Дню Святого Валентина

Cookies-Valentines with their hands

Cheese biscuits

Ingredients:
Gouda cheese and Camembert cheese – 50 g each
Flour – 180 g
Egg – 1 PC.
Butter – 100 g
Baking powder – 1 sachet
Ground spices: white pepper, paprika, nutmeg – quarter teaspoon each
Cream 11% – 30 ml
Peanuts – 20 g
Sesame seeds – 1 teaspoon.

Recipe of cheese biscuits:

Cheese cut into small pieces. Whisk the egg in a separate bowl.

In a blender add cheese, butter, flour, baking powder, egg mixture (half portion). Mix to a uniform consistency. Remove the dough and again mix it with your hands and leave in a cool place.

Pistachios and peanuts will peel and chop.

To the residue egg mixture add the cream.

Stir the dough until it becomes soft layer of 3.5 cm With the help of molds cut out the hearts.

Cut the biscuits grease in the butter-egg mixture, sprinkle with nuts and sesame seeds and place on a baking sheet.

Bake in preheated oven to 200 degrees about 25 minutes. But do not desiccate cookies, because it will lose its cheese flavor.

Печенье-валентинки: три рецепта ко Дню Святого Валентина

Cookie cutter hearts

 

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