Vanillekipferl (Vanilla Almond Crescent Cookies)

Vanillekipferl originated from Vienna, Austria, and are popular in Central European countries. Shortbread-like in texture, they are buttery and crumbly but with an additional almond nuttiness. These are often consumed in association with Christmas, and have similar variations around the world: Mexican wedding cookies, pecan sandies,¬†Chinese almond cookies, Greek¬†kourabiedes,¬†polvorones... It's interesting that in almost all … Continue reading Vanillekipferl (Vanilla Almond Crescent Cookies)