Those fortune cookies that every time you get them you wonder how they make them, well here's the recipe! Now you can serve your guests the richest cookies in the world and you can also give them your own fortune.
The country of origin of the fortune cookies is China. The purpose of the cookie is to contain one of the 15,000 legends of that country. Therefore, the number on the cookie can actually indicate the number of the legend you were lucky enough to get, after eating.
Today you will learn with us how to prepare these famous cookies that excite us all.
- 3 egg whites
- 100 grams of powdered sugar
- 100 grams of flour
- 60 grams of butter
- 1 tablespoon vanilla extract
- Salt to taste
Preheat the oven to 180ºC.
Beat the egg whites and the powdered sugar until it looks dense and then add the flour and keep beating and add the other ingredients (take care that the butter is completely melted).
Let the dough rest for 15 minutes.
In a buttered dish, make a circle with your finger of approximately 6 cm in diameter and empty the dough into the circle. Repeat the procedure until no more circles fit in the refractory.
Put it in the oven until it browns. Fold in half, and then in half again.
You can put the paper with the fortune inside the cookie before folding it.