• Dough
  • 6 eggs well beaten
  • 1 C sugar
  • 1 C vegetable oil
  • 1 Orange--zest and juice
  • 1/4 tsp Anise oil
  • 6 tsp baking powder (level)
  • 6 C flour (you may need to add flour if dough is too soft)
  • Frosting
  • 1 egg white
  • 1/2 box powdered sugar
  • zest and juice of 1/2 lemon


Mix all ingredients and knead dough Tear pieces of mixed dough and roll into 1/2 inch diameter ropes Slice ropes into 4 - 5 inch pieces and tie into knot You will be able to determine diameter and length after you tie a few knots. Practice, practice, practice. Place knot side up on greased cookie sheet Bake at 325 for 15 minutes or until golden. Cool on cookie sheet for 5 minutes Cool completely (overnight) before frosting

Beat together ingredients and dip top of each cookie knot into frosting. Set on wax paper until frosting hardens

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Submitted 6/13/05.
Source: Internet
Submitted By: Marlen