TEA CAKES – The Southern Woman Cooks

These Outdated Original Tea Desserts are a traditional from way back. Some folks might name them shortbread cookies, however both method they’re scrumptious.

Tea Cakes

If you happen to love old style recipes, additionally, you will love Kentucky Bourbon Balls. I’ve seen many recipes for these, however this one is genuine to an actual bourbon ball.

❤️WHY WE LOVE THIS RECIPE

In case you have adopted our web site for any period of time, then you understand we love old style recipes, and we love sharing our Grandmother’s recipes. This was one among her favorites. She was from Mississippi, and he or she cherished to entertain her pals. She was very a lot a Southern Woman and cherished to make these for afternoon tea. She would at all times serve them on cute little plates.

🍴KEY INGREDIENTS

  • Pecans or walnuts
  • Butter, 
  • Brown sugar
  • Vanilla
  • All-purpose flour
  • Salt

SWAPS

There actually aren’t many swaps on this recipe until you wish to swap out the vanilla for almond, coconut, maple, and many others. That’s actually about the one change that could possibly be made, apart from leaving the nuts out altogether.

🍽️HOW TO MAKE

Essentially the most time-consuming a part of this recipe is letting the dough get chilly. You don’t need the fats supply, the butter to warmth up when you are working with the dough, so it have to be chilled.

COOKING STEPS

Step 1
Combine all elements with mixer till very crumbly. Take your arms and form right into a ball and put in fridge till strong sufficient to pinch off a bit and flatten on a tough floor.

Step 2
Reduce out shapes with cookie cutters.

Step 3
Bake on a greased cookie sheet at 350 levels about 25 minutes. Simply earlier than eradicating from oven, activate the broiler for about 45 seconds and let brown on prime.

⭐TIP

In case your dough get too tender whereas chopping out the cookies, simply return to fridge for some time or between cooking.

SERVE THIS WITH

These scrumptious cookies are nice for Christmas and go nice with this Old Fashioned Snowball Cake. It’s a traditional for a purpose!

❓FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Are these cookies onerous or tender?

They aren’t both.. truthfully they’ve type of a tough floor however they soften in your mouth. The butter retains them tender.

These tea truffles haven’t any eggs, is that right?

Sure, it is a very previous recipe and that is the way in which now we have at all times made them.

Tea Cakes

STORING

These cookies will maintain for a number of months in an air-tight container. We make them at first of December and revel in them by the vacations.

Five Minute Fudge

This fudge is a wonderful recipe for the vacations! Makes an incredible reward too!

SERVING SIZE

This recipe makes 3-4 dozen relying on the scale of your cookie cutters.

Tea Desserts

Anne Walkup

Tea Desserts soften in your mouth. I’ve by no means come throughout anybody who would not like them. These buttery treats are typically known as shortbread cookies, however eithe method they’re scrumptious.

Cook dinner Time 25 minutes

Course Cookies

Delicacies American

  • 1/2 cup finely chopped pecans or walnuts
  • 2 sticks butter softened
  • 2/3 cup brown sugar
  • 1 tsp. vanilla
  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • Combine all elements with mixer till very crumbly. Take your arms and form right into a ball and put in fridge till strong sufficient to pinch off a bit and flatten on a tough floor. Reduce out shapes with cookie cutters.

  • Bake on greased cookie sheet at 350 levels about 25 minutes. Simply earlier than eradicating from oven activate broiler for about 45 seconds and let brown on prime.

In case your dough get too tender whereas chopping out the cookies, simply return to fridge for some time or between cookings.

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