**20 Scandinavian Cookies - Ableskiver
Ableskiver
(not for use with cookie stamps)

Ingredients
                                            
Separate:
3 eggs

Beat:
3 egg yolks

Add to yolks:
2 cups buttermilk
2 teaspoons sugar
1/2 teaspoon salt

Add:
2 cups flour
1 tablespoon baking powder
1 teaspoon soda
Fold in:
3 stiffly beaten egg whites

Method

Heat ableskiver pan. Put 1 teaspoon oil in each hole and fill completely with batter. Let bake until slightly crusty on bottom and turn with icepick. Turn and bake until brown to form round pastry. Put a slice of apple or a tablespoon of applesauce in center of pastry before last turn. Serve with jam and sugar.


From Twenty Scandinavian Cookies
by Robin Rycraft, Peggy Rycraft, Michael
McPherson and Mary Ann Fry.
© Rycraft, Inc. 1971. Reprinted 1976.