Holiday Lebkuchen Cookies
Invented by Franconian monks in the Middle Ages, lebkuchen is a centuries-old specialty of the Bavarian town of Nuremberg—a former crossroads for historic trading and spice routes. Today, American artisans carry on the tradition, handcrafting the rich, spicy gingerbread according to a classic German recipe. Enriched with honey, marzipan, candied citron, orange peel and nine sweet spices, the dough is molded onto oblaten wafers, then hand-decorated with almonds. After baking, the lebkuchen are topped with a sweet glaze or enrobed in premium dark chocolate. A moist, chewy treat that tastes like a cross between a cake and a cookie, lebkuchen is a perfect partner for coffee, tea or a cold glass of milk.
- Net weight 16 oz; 5 cookies (3 plain; 2 chocolate).
- Made in USA.
- A Williams-Sonoma exclusive.
- Almonds, sugar, hazelnuts, egg whites, almond paste (65% almonds, sugar, water), wheat flour, honey, citron (citron, glucose, citric acid), orange peel (orange peel, glucose, citric acid), oblaten baking wafer (wheat flour, starch), spices, baking powder (monocalcium phosphate, sodium bicarbonate, cornstarch), sea salt. Classic and Chocolate varieties covered with glaze (sugar, water, cornstarch) and dark chocolate (cacao beans, cane sugar, cocoa butter, soy).
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