Hazelnut Cookies (Foundoukia Biscotakia)

Total Time
15 mins
20 mins
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  1. Heat oven to 325.
  2. Brush 2 baking sheets with the MELTED butter and dust with flour.
  3. Beat the ROOM TEMPERATURE butter and the sugar in a large mixing bowl until pale and creamy, about 5 minutes.
  4. Beat in the honey,then the eggs, one at a time.
  5. Stir in the cloves, cinnamon, and half of the hazelnuts.
  6. If the mixture is not stiff enough to hold its shape, add more or all of the hazelnuts.
  7. Place heaping tablespoons of the mixture 2 inches apart on the baking sheets.
  8. Pull dough gently up into a cone shape.
  9. Bake 20-25 minutes or until firm, but not hard.
  10. Transfer to racks to cool.
  11. Liberally dust with confectioners' sugar and pile high on a platter.