Anise Cookies, بسكويت باليانسون

Anise Cookies


Ingredients

  • 6 cups flour
  • 1 1/2 cups toasted sesame seeds
  • 1/2 cup ground anise
  • 1/2 tsp. baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp. baking powder
  • 1 1/2 cups olive oil
  • 1/2 cup canola oil
  • 1 1/2 cups sugar
  • 1 cup water
  • 1 tbsp. lemon juice

Directions

  1. In a saucepan, dissolve the sugar in 1 cup water, bring to a boil and simmer until it thickens. Stir in the lemon juice and set aside to cool.

  2. In a mixing bowl combine the flour, sesame seeds, anise, baking soda, baking powder and oil.

  3. Stir in the cooled syrup.

  4. Roll the dough and cut into desired shapes.

  5. Preheat oven to 350F and bake for 30 minutes or until golden brown.