Medenjaci - Croatian Honey Spice Cookies

Medenjaci - Croatian Honey Spice Cookies
45 min.
45
140kcal

Ingredients

  • 250 butter 
  • 180 little demerara sugar 
  • 250 honey 
  •  eggs 
  • tsp baking soda 
  • tsp ground cinnamon 
  • 0.5 tsp ground cloves 
  • 0.5 tsp nutmeg 
  • 0.5 tsp ground ginger 
  • 300 flour all-purpose
  • 100 flour whole wheat
  • 350 cake flour soft ( flour)
  • 10  walnuts whole divided

Equipment

  • baking sheet
  • baking paper
  • oven
  • whisk
  • aluminum foil

Directions

  1. Heat the butter, sugar and honey, stirring constantly, over low heat until the sugar and butter have melted completely. Set aside to cool (10 minutes).
  2. Lightly whisk the eggs.
  3. Mix and combine baking soda, spices, all-purpose, whole wheat and cake flour.
  4. Add the lightly beaten eggs, flour and spices to the melted honey, sugar and butter mixture.
  5. Mix and combine to obtain smooth and soft dough.
  6. Cover the dough with foil and leave in a cool place for 1-3 days.
  7. Then divide and roll the dough into long rolls 1.5 cm in diameter, cut them into smaller rolls. Shape each roll into a walnut sized ball.
  8. Place the dough balls, few centimetres apart from each other, on a baking sheet lined with parchment paper or a silicon sheet. Insert, only halfway, a quarter of the walnut kernel at the top of each cookie.
  9. Bake the cookies in the oven at 190C for 10-12 minutes. Cool and store in an airtight container.

Nutrition Facts

Calories140kcal
Protein6.82%
Fat33.78%
Carbs59.4%

Properties

Glycemic Index
7.54
Glycemic Load
9.74
Inflammation Score
-2
Nutrition Score
2.8586956521739%

Flavonoids

Cyanidin
0.01mg

Nutrients percent of daily need

Calories:140.23kcal
7.01%
Fat:5.34g
8.21%
Saturated Fat:3.02g
18.89%
Carbohydrates:21.12g
7.04%
Net Carbohydrates:20.4g
7.42%
Sugar:8.62g
9.57%
Cholesterol:22.86mg
7.62%
Sodium:68.63mg
2.98%
Protein:2.42g
4.85%
Manganese:0.26mg
13.07%
Selenium:7.76µg
11.09%
Vitamin B1:0.07mg
4.86%
Folate:17.87µg
4.47%
Vitamin B2:0.06mg
3.5%
Iron:0.58mg
3.22%
Phosphorus:31.8mg
3.18%
Vitamin A:155.53IU
3.11%
Vitamin B3:0.6mg
3.01%
Fiber:0.72g
2.89%
Copper:0.05mg
2.26%
Magnesium:8.03mg
2.01%
Zinc:0.24mg
1.63%
Vitamin E:0.22mg
1.46%
Vitamin B5:0.13mg
1.35%
Vitamin B6:0.02mg
1.21%
Potassium:35.45mg
1.01%
Source:Foodista