Arts & Culture

Midnight Moon Cookies Recipe

Midnight Moon Cookies are perfect for Halloween, it’s no trick when these are the real treat. An optional step, when I make these cookies I spread cinnamon sugar on the top when I roll them out.

Photo by Keannah B.


  • 1 cup of finely grated almonds
  • 1 ¼ cups of flour
  • ¼ cup of confectioners sugar
  • ¼ cup of butter
  • 1 egg yolk
  • 2 tsp of cinnamon
  • 1 tsp of nutmeg
  • A dash of grated lemon peel
  • Optionally Grated lemon peel can be substituted with tbsp. of honey

Step one: Prepare a baking sheet.

Step two: In a bowl Mix almonds, flour, and sugar then work in the butter, egg, cinnamon, nutmeg, and either lemon peel or honey.

Step three: Once mixed, set mixture in the fridge for thirty minutes and preheat the oven.

Step four: Roll out the cookie dough and cut into crescent moons. Put on a prepared baking sheet and bake for 15 minutes and cool on a wire rack. Optionally more sugar can be sprinkled on the top.

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