Whisk the egg, yolk
and sugar for 5 minutes; stir in the other ingredients. Form this into
a long strip and bake this 15 minutes at 190 degrees
Celsius. Allow to cool down for
15 minutes, then cut the strip in slices. Put the slices on a baking
tray and bake them 8 minutes at 190 degrees
Celsius, turn them around and bake
them again for 8 minutes.
Knead the butter, brown
sugar and flour, egg, cinnamon, vanilla, aniseed and a pinch of salt
together. Roll this dough out to a rectangle and put it on a greased
baking tray. Distribute the crushed sugar cubes and almonds on top.
Bake 25 minutes at 160 degrees Celsius.
Cut in small rectangles while the cook is still warm.
On the 23rd of
January 1579, the
Union of Utrecht was formed between the provinces
Zeeland. This was
the first step towards the
independence from Spain.
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