Zimtsterne- Cinnamon Star Cookie (German tradition) some put 5 sliced almonds on top of meringue icing. 2 C grd almonds C sugar C flour 2 tsp cinnamon 2 egg whites. Meringue: 1 egg white 1 C sugar salt milk. Bake at 350 for min.
Beautiful, delicious and nearly impossible to pronounce (try to say weihnachtsplätzchen three times fast), the buttery cookies are deliciously festive and worth adding to your cookie platter. Here, our best recipes for classic German Christmas cookies.