Dulce De Leche Sandwich Cookies on a table napkin with chocolate chips spread around the cookies
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Dulce De Leche Sandwich Cookies

Course Cookies
Cuisine Russian, Ukrainian
Prep Time 30 minutes
Cook Time 12 minutes
Total Time 45 minutes
Servings 30 Units

Ingredients

Instructions

  • In a large bowl, whisk together butter, sugar and egg yolk. 
    Ingredients in bowls on the table including; 4 egg yolks, butter, flour, sugar and baking powder
  • As soon as the mixture is smooth, add baking powder and flour, in small portions; mix in by using a spatula or hand. Dough will be a bit crumbly, but that is OK.
    Butter, sugar and 4 egg yolks whisked together in a large bowl
  • Break off a part of the dough, cover it with a plastic and roll it out into 1/4 of an inch thickness. 
    Cookie dough next to cookie cutters
  • Using a cutter, cut out the size of cookies, based on your preference. Use a knife to lift each cookie, to move it into a baking sheet. Bake them at 350F for 12-15 minutes. Let it cool to a room temperature.
    Cookie dough rolled out on the table and a cookie cutter being used to cut out cookie shape
  • Fill a piping or a ziplock bag with dulce de leche. Pipe the filling onto half of the cookies, and cover them with the other half.
    Dulce De Leche Sandwich Cookies on a bowl
  • Melt chocolate chips in a microwave, stirring it every few seconds. Add shortening into the melted chocolate to make the chocolate a bit runny.
    Shortening being mixed into melted chocolate
  • Dip half of each cookie into chocolate and place the cookie on a baking mat. Sprinkle with crushed almonds and let the chocolate harden.
    Dulce De Leche Sandwich Cookies dipped into chocolate being sprinkled with crushed almonds
  • Keep Dulce De Leche sandwich cookies in a sealed container until ready to serve.
    Dulce De Leche Sandwich Cookies on a table napkin with chocolate chips spread around the cookies