3 peach cookies in a small glass decorative bowl
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Peach Cookies

Course Dessert, Pastries
Cuisine Russian
Prep Time 50 minutes
Cook Time 30 minutes
Total Time 1 hour 20 minutes
Servings 50 Units

Ingredients

Filling

  • 16 oz Dulce De Leche
  • 1/2 cup roasted crushed Walnuts
  • 1/2 cup Cookie Crumbs

Topping

  • 2 cup Sugar
  • 2 drop Pink Food Coloring
  • 1 drop Green Food Coloring
  • 2 cup Milk

Instructions

  • First, mix butter, eggs, sugar and vanilla. To the mixture, add flour together with baking powder. Mix until all ingredients are well combined.
    Butter, eggs, sugar and vanilla all being mixed in a KitchenAid mixer
  • Preheat oven to 350F. Line baking sheets with parchment paper. Make small, round balls, the size of a small-ish walnut. 
    Baking sheet that is lined in parchment paper with balls made of dough spaced evenly on it
  • Arrange them on a baking sheet, about an inch apart, and bake for about 15-20 minutes. They should still remain white.
    Baking sheet that is lined in parchment paper with cooked dough spaced evenly on it
  • Cut out a small hole in the center of each cookie. 
    A cookie in which the bottom center area is being cut out of it using a knife
  • Fill in each hole with filling. Press the two sides together.
    2 cookies with filling attached to make one peach shaped cookie

Filling

  • Combine dulce de leche, together with cookie crumbs and crushed walnuts.
    Dulce de leche, together with cookie crumbs and crushed walnuts mixed together in a bowl

Decorate

  • Pour a cup of milk into each of the two bowls. Color milk in each bowl, pink and peach, using food coloring. To create a peach color, combine an equal amount of pink and green colors.
    On a cutting board are 2 peach cookies, green and red food coloring, and 2 bowls of milk one colored peach and the other pink
  • Dip each side of the cookie, into a different color, followed by sugar. Let the cookies dry overnight, on a baking sheet. 
    Peach Cookie being dipped into sugar
  • Garnish with any small leaves you may have.
    3 peach cookies