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Almond cookies kourabiedes

250g butter unsalted 150g almonds, roughly chopped (roasted) 75g icing sugar 1 tsp vanilla extract 1 tbsp baking powder a pinch of salt 50g powdered almonds 300g all-purpose flour icing sugar for powdering Preheat the oven to 200C. In a food processor, mix the cold butter and sugar. Add the powdered almonds, a pinch of salt and the vanilla extract, mix until combined. At the end, add the baking powder and flour and mix again. Place the mixture in a large bowl and add the roasted almonds; lightly with your hands. For the kourabiedes to remain fluffy, it is important that the butter doesn’t warm up and melt. Layer the bottom of 2 baking trays with parchment paper and form the kourabiedes, turn the heat down to 180C, bake for approx. 18-20 minutes. Place cookies on a serving tray and use a sifter to sprinkle powdered sugar on cookies until coated. Easiest homemade kourabiedes recipe and no eggs. Weekly photo challenge: Now  Freshly baked holiday cookies 🙂 Now