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Maltese biscuits

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Serves 40

A delicious, simple and a cheap dessert.

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Ingredients

  • 300g sugar
  • 400g plain flour
  • 4 eggs
  • 1 tbsp baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp ground cloves

Method

    1. Heat the oven to 160C
    2. Add the eggs and mix them for 2 minutes on speed 2 followed by 2 minutes on speed 3.
    3. Add the sugar and put on speed 3 for 1min 30sec until frothy.
    4. Add the flour tablespoon by tablespoon and leave to mix for 2 minutes on speed 2.
    5. Leave the mixture in the same bowl for 30 minutes. Then cover your hands with flour. Then by using a tbsp pick up some of the mixture, roll it in your hands forming a ball of mixture. Then put them beside each other leaving some space between them. Put them in oven.
    6. Bake the biscuits for at least 25 minutes.

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vonph1
4th Aug, 2012
5.05
Just like my nana used to make!
gabdilla
8th Jun, 2012
Try these websites for the most 2 typical maltese dishes: http://www.maltesecommunity.com/Detailed/1551.html http://www.cooks.com/rec/view/0,1748,147174-255205,00.html
threads
28th Apr, 2012
hello i am looking for a maltese hotpot receipe can you help thanks
delceppo
28th Apr, 2009
5.05
good recipe
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