Fruited Piernik

Piernik Wyborny

Ingredients

  • 1 ½ cups honey
  • ½ teaspoon cloves
  • 1 cup sugar
  • ½ teaspoon cinnamon
  • 1 yeast cake
  • ½ teaspoon allspice
  • ½ cup beer
  • ½ cup figs
  • 1 tablespoon butter
  • ½ cup walnuts
  • 4 cups flour
  • ½ cup dates
  • 4 whole eggs
  • 2 tablespoon orange peel
  • Pinch of pepper

Method

Bring honey to boiling point. Add sugar and bring to boil twice. Cool. Dissolve yeast in warm beer, add to honey. Add butter, flour, eggs and beat well. Add remaining ingredients and mix thoroughly. Spread on buttered baking sheet. Bake in 350° oven for 40 minutes. Cut into desired pieces.

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