Finnish Christmas Cookies Recipe

Finnish Christmas Cookies Recipe
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Finnish Christmas Cookies are traditional cookies prepared on the festive occasion of Christmas. Learn how to make/prepare Finnish Christmas Cookies by following this easy recipe.
Finnish Christmas Cookies Recipe
Preparation Time 20 Minutes
Cooking Time 10 Minutes
Difficulty Easy
Recipe Type Non Veg.
Serves 36
  • 2 cups Butter (softened)
  • 1 cup Sugar
  • 4 cups All-Purpose Flour
  • 1 Egg (beaten)
  • 2/3 cup Almonds (finely chopped)
  • Colored Sugar (optional)
How to make Finnish Christmas Cookies:
  • Mix butter and sugar in a mixing bowl until fluffy and creamed.
  • Add in flour and beat the mixture well.
  • Cover the bowl and refrigerate for 1 hour.
  • Roll the dough onto a floured surface to ¼-inch thickness.
  • Brush the rolled over dough with beaten egg.
  • Sprinkle almonds and colored sugar, if desired.
  • Cut the dough into 2x1 inch strips using a fluted pastry cutter or knife.
  • Place the strips on ungreased baking sheets.
  • Bake the strips at 350 °F (175 °C) for 10 to 12 minutes till they are lightly brown in color.
  • Remove and cool them on wire racks.