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Dulce De Leche Sandwich Cookies
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Dulce De Leche Sandwich Cookies

Dulce De Leche Sandwich Cookies are a total treat. Not only are they fun and festive, they combine all the wonders of caramel, sugar cookies, crunchy nuts and rich chocolate.
Course Cookies
Cuisine Russian, Ukrainian
Keyword dulce de leche cookies, sandwich cookies
Prep Time 30 minutes
Cook Time 12 minutes
Total Time 45 minutes
Servings 30 cookies
Calories 194kcal
Author Natalya Drozhzhin

Ingredients

Instructions

  • In a large bowl, whisk together butter, sugar and egg yolks. 
    butter, sugar and egg yolks in a bowl
  • As soon as the mixture is smooth, add baking powder and flour in small portions. Mix by hand or with a spatula until the dough is nice and crumbly.
    flour added to the dough in a mixing bowl
  • Seperate the dough in half. Cover it with plastic wrap and roll it out into 1/4-inch thickness. 
    cookie dough with cookie cutter
  • Using a cookie cutter, create your sandwich cookie halves. Use a knife to lift each cookie and move it onto a baking sheet. Bake at 350°F for 12-15 minutes. Let cool to room temperature.
    cookies are on a baking sheet
  • Fill a piping or a ziplock bag with dulce de leche. Pipe the filling onto half of the cookies. Immediately cover dulce de leche with another cookie half to form a sandwich.
    dulce de leche on a cookie
  • Melt chocolate chips in a microwave, stirring every few seconds to prevent burning. Add coconut oil into the melted chocolate to make the chocolate a bit runny.
    dulce de leche cookies with chocolate and nuts
  • Dip half of each cookie into chocolate and place the cookie on a baking mat. Sprinkle with crushed nuts and allow chocolate to harden at room temperature.
    Dulce De Leche Sandwich Cookies on a baking sheet

Nutrition

Calories: 194kcal | Carbohydrates: 19g | Protein: 3g | Fat: 12g | Saturated Fat: 6g | Cholesterol: 41mg | Sodium: 4mg | Potassium: 117mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 8g | Vitamin A: 207IU | Calcium: 27mg | Iron: 1mg