Desserts

Italian Christmas Cookies (Cuccidati)

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These Italian Christmas Cookies (Cuccidati) are filled with a flavorful rum infused mixture of dried figs and walnuts which will blow your mind!

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For the dough:
2½ cups sifted all-purpose flour
½ cup sugar
2½ teaspoons baking powder
¼ teaspoon salt
1 stick (4 oz. or 113g) unsalted butter
2 large eggs
½ teaspoon vanilla extract
¼ cup milk
For the filling:
1 lb (450g) dried figs, chopped
1 cup seedless raisins
juice and zest of 1 orange
½ lb (225g) toasted walnuts, chopped
1 cup honey
½ cup dark rum
1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
For the icing:
1½ cups powdered sugar
3 tablespoons freshly squeezed orange juice
colored sprinkles
The dough. Pulse the flour, sugar, baking powder, and salt in a food processor. Add the butter and pulse again. Add the eggs, vanilla extract, and milk and process until you get a smooth dough. Shape into a...
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Nutritions

Calories
84

Sodium
14mg
0% DV

Fat
2g
3% DV

Protein
1g
2% DV

Carbs
16g
5% DV

Fiber
0.5g
2% DV

Bbq Sauce with ketchup

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An easy barbecue sauce with ketchup and other pantry ingredients, that's easy to throw together in a pinch. This Homemade BBQ sauce is perfect for grilling chicken, beef, pork or anything you'd put BBQ sauce in or on!

An easy Bbq sauce recipe with ketchup and other pantry ingredients, that's easy to throw together in a pinch.