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Anise-Jam Ribbons
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Strawberry jam filled crispy cookies.

Rating:
Prep Time: 25 minutes
Cook Time: 20 minutes
Difficulty: Intermediate

Nutrition Facts

Makes 75 servings
Amount Per Serving
Calories 48.2
Total Carbs 5.9 g
Dietary Fiber 0.1 g
Sugars 2.4 g
Total Fat 2.5 g
Saturated Fat 1.5 g
Unsaturated Fat 0.1 g
Potassium 5.9 mg
Protein 0.5 g
Sodium 17.2 mg
Dietary Exchanges
1/2 Fat , 1/2 Other Carbs , 1/2 Starch
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Servings
Ingredients

1 cup  salted butter
0 1/2 cup  sugar
0 3/4 floz  egg yolks
2 1/2 cup  white all purpose flour
1 tsp  anise seed
0 1/2 cup  low sugar strawberry jam
0 1/2 cup  powdered sugar
2 tbsp  sambuca
Directions
  1. Beat butter and sugar until fluffy. Beat in egg yolk. Gradually mix in flour and anise until fully combined.
  2. Separate dough into 8 sections and roll each into a 1/2-inch thick rope. Arrange 4 ropes on a buttered baking sheet and 4 on another. Using your thumb, press a 1/4 inch grove down the center of each rope.
  3. Bake ropes at 375 degrees F for 10 minutes. Take ropes out of oven and spoon jam into the groves. Bake 5 to 10 minutes longer until ropes are just golden. Let cool 5 minutes.
  4. Combine powdered sugar with anise liqueur and spoon mixture over each rope. Slice ropes into 1-inch pieces and let fully cool.

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