Xo kisses and hugs ..
XOXO .. Kiss and hug used among close family and friends
These symboles was used in medieval times when it was politically uncorrect and dangerous to write their feelings as an signature in a letter to someone you was in love with.
Many think this expression is a modern slang expression, but history shows a long tradition in use of this symbols.
X should be a picture of four lips meet.
O should be a picture on their arms in an embrace.
Dough: chocolate waffles !
- 240 grams unsalted butter
- 220 grams sugar
- 340 gram flour
- 75 grams cocoa powder
- 1 / 2 teaspoon baking powder
- 1 teaspoon vanillaextract
- 1/2 teaspoon salt
- 1 egg
- 1 egg yolk
Set the butter and eggs on the couter to reasheroom temperature.
Sift all the dry ingredients together in a bowl, and set aside.
In the mixing bowl cream togehter the butter and sugar until soft, light and fluffy.
Add the egg and yolk, and mix on medium speed for 3 minutes.
Add all dry ingredients and mix together to a firm dough. Stop the mixer when the dough is just combined.
Knead dough a little with your hands to gather it into a lump.
Wrap it in a plastic bag and put it in the refrigerator for at least 3 hours
Remove dough from refrigerator and divide it into 3. Knead one part to smooth, but do not hold it in your hands for long, so it becomes sticky.
In order not to add more flour into the dough, it is a good idea to roll it between two sheets of baking paper to 1/8″ thin.
Use a cookie cutter .
Place the cookies on a baking tray with baking paper and bake them for about 7 to 8 minutes at 375 F degrees.
Take the baking paper whit the cookies still on and slide it on to the couter and wait a few minutes until they can be transfered to a wire rack .
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