Friday, December 9, 2011

What's for dinner: Christmas Cookie time!

Since I was a little girl, my family and I have made Christmas cookies every single year. Even the years that my Oma says she's not making any, a batch or 2 appears anyways. We usually start the season off with Oma's butterplätzen (My Grandma's butter cookies) and you'll usually find some zimtsterne (German cinnamon stars) and of course vanillekipferln.

 Butterplätzen photo from (gofemini.de)
Zimtsterne (photo from brigitte.de)
Vanillekipferln (photo from brigitte.de)

I have been a bad German and haven't baked a single cookie yet, but I will, promise, and I'll be sure to share all the details. In the meantime, checkout this great blog that I stumbled across with some great German Christmas cookie recipes.


Have a yummy weekend! See you back here on Monday for "Monday Funday".


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