Classic Cookies


Did you know that cookies appear to have their origins in 7th century in Persia? Years have passed, cookies became popular all over the world and eaten by many. Before, cookies are plain and flat and cookies are very simple.

However, as of today, there are thousands of recipe of cookies and decorations, shapes, flavour are being created worldwide. There are Holiday cookies; served during Christmas and New Year’s Eve and also Halloween cookies, where sizes and shapes of the cookies are creepy and scary, there is also a Valentine cookie, were cookies are created heart-shape and usually color red.

Did you know the Classic Cookie recipe? It is interesting, right? We do know some recipes of cookies because of the internet but the Classic recipe of cookies are not that popular. I won’t keep you waiting, here are the ingredients.


5 egg yolks
3⁄4 cup confectioners’ sugar
1⁄4 teaspoon vanilla extract
2 cups chopped walnuts
2 tablespoons ground pistachios (for decoration)


Beat egg yolks until creamy in a mixing bowl.
Add sugar, vanilla and walnuts.
Beat thoroughly with a wooden spoon for a few minutes.
Preheat oven to 300oF.
Grease the cookie sheet using oil or margarine.
Drop batter by the teaspoonful on the sheet.
About 2 ½ inches between cookies.
Decorate each batter with pistachios on the top of the cookies.
Bake for about 20 minutes in the center of the oven.
Remove the cookies from oven and let it cool.
Lift the cookies off the sheet and arrange on the serving dish.

Isn’t it easy to cook cookies? That is why many of the cookie lovers are making their cookies on their own, adding some recipe will surely fit in this recipe. Chocolates, sprinkles, creams and more are basically on of the perfect additional recipe of cookies.

I know you do have your own homemade cookies, feel free to comment below and share it to the readers. Happy Baking !!!

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