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Make African Christmas Cookies! - African Cornmeal Cookies

12/13/2009

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Add an African twist to your Christmas celebration with African cookies guaranteed to delight anyone's taste buds!

WHAT YOU'LL NEED: 

1 cup white corn meal 

3/4 cup granulated sugar 

1/2 cup margarine 

1 cup milk 

1/2 teaspoon nutmeg 

1 1/2 cup all-purpose flour 

1/4 teaspoon salt 

2 eggs (reserve 1 white for brushing cookie tops)

WHAT YOU DO: Dampen corn meal with 2 tablespoons water. Sift flour, sugar and salt together and add to the corn meal. Cut margarine into the dry mixture. Beat eggs lightly and add along with milk to mix. Add nutmeg. Roll dough out to 1/4-inch thickness and cut into 3-inch rounds. Brush with egg white and bake on greased cookie sheet at 350 degrees until golden brown. To find more African recipes just visit the Africa Imports web site or Click Here.