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Stage 1 -
Preheat the oven to 150°C (300°F).
Spread 100 g pistachios out over a
about 30 for decoration) and put in the oven for 15 minutes to
Leave to cool then blend briefly to a coarse texture. You can also chop them quickly with a knife.
Stage 2 -
Put 250 g
, 125 g
, 125 g
into a food-mixer bowl.
Knead on slow speed until the dough is smooth and evenly mixed.
Stage 3 -
Stage 4 -
Gather the dough into a large flat cake, wrap in
stretch plastic film
and put in the fridge for at least 2 hours (the dough can be prepared the day before you want to use it and left overnight).
Stage 5 -
Preheat the oven to 180°C (360°F).
Roll out the dough using a
to about ½ cm ( ¼ inch)and cut out small circles of dough with a
(the easiest way).
Stage 6 -
You can use a different shape of cutter. The one I am using here is traditionally used for
Place a whole pistachio on the top and press in gently.
Bake for around 20 minutes.
To bring out the pistachio flavour even more, you can add a drop of pistachio essence to the dough, but this is not essential.
As usual with shortbread-style biscuits, do be careful not to overcook them. Nutritional information
% are calculated relative to a Recommended Dietary Intake or RDI of 2000 k-calories by day for a woman ( change to a man). How much will it cost?
For 30 biscuits : 2.71 € Per biscuits : 0.09 € Note : These prices are only approximate
Source Home made More recipes?This recipe uses (among others)
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