Classic Christmas Cookies & Maddalena Muscat Canelli

~Classic Christmas Cookies & Maddalena Muscat Canelli~


(1) – Bottle of Maddalena Muscat Canelli

(3 3/4 Cups) – All-Purpose Flour

(1 Tsp) – Baking Powder

(½ Tsp) – Salt

(1 Cup) – Softened Butter

(1 ½ Cups) – White Sugar

(2) – Large Eggs

(2 Tsp) – Vanilla Extract

(1 Dash) – Nutmeg

Shaped Cookie Cutters



1) Sift flour, baking powder, and salt together, then set aside.

2) In a large bowl, cream together the butter and sugar. Beat in eggs, then stir in vanilla.

3) Gradually blend in the sifted ingredients, then cover dough and chill for 2 hours.

4) Preheat oven to 400° and grease cookie sheets.

5) On a floured surface, roll out small portions of chilled dough (about 1/4 inch thickness). Cut out desired shapes using cookie cutters.

6) Bake 6 to 8 minutes in the preheated oven, or until edges start to brown. Remove from cookie sheets and let cool.

7) Serve with a glass of Maddalena Muscat Canelli to give an extra ‘Pop’ to the cookies’ sugary goodness!

Cheers! 😀

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