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This site is designed to help you if you are looking for ethnic recipes or meal ideas from around the globe. You can search for a recipe (using the search box on the right) or use the drop down menus at the top of the page which include region, country, base ingredient or "pot luck"

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Almond Cookies

These almond cookies recipe originates in China and as such are a very light sweet biscuit. Generally, Almond cookies are lighter and more delicately flavored than most cookies
For US to UK equivalents see this rough guide

Recipe Ingredients:

  • Flour - 3 Cups
  • Sugar - 1 Cup
  • Butter - 1 Cup
  • Salt to Taste
  • Baking powder - 1 tbsp
  • Almond Paste - 3 tbsp
  • Eggs beaten - 3
  • Blanched almonds - 1/4 Cup


Take Sugar, flour, butter, salt and baking powder and mix them thoroughly. Switch on the oven and preheat at 350 F. Take the Mixture and add egg and almond paste to it. Make the cookies as per you size using a cookie cutter. Now the cookies are ready to be baked. You can decorate the cookies with dry fruits. Bake for 25 min. These can be eaten at any time and can be served at teatime.

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For US to UK equivalents for food weights and measurements see this rough guide

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