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Recipe Name: Lebkuchen #1 Submitted by: Administrator
Source: Source Description:
Ethnicity: Last Modified: 2/23/2014
Base: Comments:
Course: Dessert  
Preparation Time:
Number of Servings: 72

3 1/4 Cup(s) Sifted all-purpose flour
1/2 Teaspoon(s) Baking soda
1 Teaspoon(s) Ground cinnamon
3/4 Teaspoon(s) Ground cloves
1 Teaspoon(s) ground allspice
3/4 Teaspoon(s) Ground nutmeg
1/2 Cup(s) Honey
1/2 Cup(s) Dark molasses
3/4 Cup(s) Dark brown sugar, firmly
1 Egg, slightly beaten
1 Teaspoon(s) Grated lemon peel
1 Tablespoon(s) Lemon Juice
1/3 Cup(s) Finely chopped candied
1/2 Cup(s) Chopped walnuts
1 1/2 Cup(s) Confectioner's sugar, Confectioner's sugar
3 Tablespoon(s) Hot water
1/4 Teaspoon(s) Vanilla extract
Sift together flour, baking soda, cinnamon, cloves, allspice and
nutmeg.Combine honey and molasses in a small saucepan and bring to a
boil overmoderate heat (about 250 degrees), stirring occasionally.
Remove mixturefrom heat and pour into a large bowl; cool slightly. Stir
brown sugar,egg, lemon peel and lemon juice into honey-molasses
mixture. Graduallyadd the flour mixture and stir until well blended.
Stir in citron andwalnuts. Chill, covered, overnight. Heat oven to 400
degrees. Greasecookie sheets lightly with unsalted shortening. Place
about 1/3 of thedough on a well-floured board. Pat into a rectangle.
Place a sheet ofwax paper on the dough and roll out to a thickness of
1/4 inch. Removewax paper. With a knife cut dough into 1-1/2 by 2-1/2
inch rectangles ordiamonds. Place 1 inch apart on prepared cookie
sheets. Roll outremaining dough as above. Bake 8-10 minutes, or until
lightly browned.Remove cookies from sheets and cool on wire cake racks
until cookies areslightly warm. In a small bowl combine confectioner's
sugar, water andvanilla and blend well. Spread on slightly warm
cookies. Cookies may bestored in a tightly sealed container for several
weeks. Makes about 6dozen cookies.REDBOOK, DEC 1972, "THE
collection of my mother's (Judy Hosey) recipe box which containedlots
of her favorite recipes, clippings, etc. Downloaded from Glen's
MMRecipe Archive,

Nutrition (calculated from recipe ingredients)
Calories: 53
Calories From Fat: 6
Total Fat: <1g
Cholesterol: 2.6mg
Sodium: 11.6mg
Potassium: 50.2mg
Carbohydrates: 11.1g
Fiber: <1g
Sugar: 6g
Protein: <1g

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