Cinnamon Stars

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Preparation info

  • Makes about


    stars 1½ inches in diameter.
    • Difficulty


Appears in

The Settlement Cook Book

By Lizzie Black Kander

Published 1903

  • About


  • 5 egg whites
  • 1 lb. powdered sugar
  • 2 t cinnamon
  • 1 lb. grated almonds
  • Juice of 1 lemon


Add sugar to stiffly beaten whites Stir in same direction one-half hour. Add remaining ingredients. Roll one-fourth inch thick, using half flour and half granulated sugar on board Cut out small stars, using star-shaped cookie cutter. Bake in moderate oven. Glaze with powdered sugar thinned with rosewater, lemon juice or water. Do not blanche almonds May be chopped very fine