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Cinq Centimes

Anj
Cinq Centimes are tender vanilla sugar cookies topped with peanut butter. Uncomplicated, but addictingly delicious.
Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 20 mins
Course Snacks
Cuisine Senegalese
Servings 8 cookies

Ingredients
  

  • 250 g flour
  • 100 g sugar
  • 1/2 tsp cinnamon
  • 1 room temperature egg
  • 1/2 tsp vanilla essence
  • 100 g butter
  • 2.5 ml salt
  • 25 ml cooking oil
  • 125 g peanut butter
  • 1/2 cup peanuts rough chopped

Instructions
 

  • Sift your flour in to a large bowl. Add salt, sugar, vanilla essence, and cinnamon and whisk together.
  • Pour the cooking oil into the dry ingredients and mix for three minutes.
  • Beat the egg and add to the mixture. Then add your melted butter.
  • Knead to form a dough that is not too sticky and not too hard.
  • Divide the dough into balls and chill them in a fridge for about one hour.
  • Lightly flour your working area and roll the dough into desired thickness.
  • Using a cookie cutter, cut your dough to your desired shapes and place them on greased baking sheet.
  • Preheat the oven up to 1800 C. Bake for twenty minutes or until lightly bro
  • Place the cookies on a cooling rack. Once they have cooled down, apply peanut butter on top and decorate it with chopped peanuts.