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Buckwheat almond biscuits


Buckwheat almond biscuits
In this sweet biscuit recipe, some of the normal wheat flour is replaced with buckwheat flour and ground almonds. This gives them a very distinctive flavour.
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Last modified on: October 7th 2015

For 50 pieces, you will need:

How long does it take?

Time required
PreparationCookingStart to finish
2 hours 20 min.20 min.2 hours 40 min.
Keeping:
Several days in an airtight tin.
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Step by step recipe


Stage 1 - 5 min.
Buckwheat almond biscuits : Photo of step #1
Put into a food-mixer bowl: 200 g buckwheat flour, 130 g caster sugar, 120 g butter, 50 g flour, 20 g ground almonds, 2 eggs and 5 g baking powder.

Stage 2 - 5 min.
Buckwheat almond biscuits : Photo of step #2
Mix until the dough is evenly mixed.

Stage 3 - 2 hours
Buckwheat almond biscuits : Photo of step #3
Gather the dough into a flat cake and wrap with plastic film. Leave in the fridge to rest for 2 hours, or overnight.

Stage 4 - 4 min.
Buckwheat almond biscuits : Photo of step #4
Preheat the oven to 360°F (180°C).

Use a rolling pin to roll out the dough about 1/4 inch (1/2 cm) thick.

Stage 5 - 6 min.
Buckwheat almond biscuits : Photo of step #5
Cut out circles, with a cutter if you have one, 1.5 inches (4 cm)in diameter...

Stage 6
Buckwheat almond biscuits : Photo of step #6
...and arrange on a baking sheet as you go.

Stage 7 - 20 min.
Buckwheat almond biscuits : Photo of step #7
Bake for about 20 minutes, but be careful not to overcook them. They should still be slightly soft when they come out of the oven.

Remarks

This short dough can also be used to make an original tart case.

Nutritional information

% are calculated relative to a Recommended Dietary Intake or RDI of 2000 k-calories or 8400 k-joules by day for a woman (change to a man).

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Source

Home made.

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