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Масни курабии

Масни курабии, or masni kurabii, are Bulgarian yogurt cookies. A literal translation might be fatty cookies. These delicate nut balls (can I say that on WordPress?) are a Christmas favorite in Bulgaria, according to Sharon Tyler Herbst. They are tender … Continue reading

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Schwowebredles

I had a migraine when I started to make these, and somehow misread the recipe. Duh. Three cups of flour instead of the necessary one-and-a-third later, I realized my error only after a few minutes of consternation when the powdery … Continue reading

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Ruiskakut

Ruiskakut, literally cakes from rye, are a Finnish Christmas delicacy. Crisp, slightly sweet, delicately scented with vanilla and a subtle nutty taste of rye, these are scrumptious! Speculating that the cookies are threaded with ribbon and hung on Christmas tree … Continue reading

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