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These Nut-Hugging Bear Cookies Are Almost Too Cute To Eat
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These Nut-Hugging Bear Cookies Are Almost Too Cute To Eat

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Maa Tamagosan, a French-trained Japanese cook, just might have created a cookie that is too cute to eat. Her cookies look like cute little teddy bears clutching tasty nuts close to their hearts.

Luckily for us, Maa shared the recipe for these cookies on her blog so that the rest of the world can wrestle with the question of whether or not one can eat something so cute. If you have a nut allergy, Maa’s cute recipe can probably be used with other fillings in the center as well, like fruit jam or candy. The bear cookie form is probably the only special tool you’ll need.

Maa’s original recipe is written in Japanese, but there are numerous translations floating around, as well as the wonderful Google Translate tool.

More info: neol.jp | Blogspot | Youtube (h/t: Pouringwaffles)

‘Hey! It’s Mosogourmet’ provides an English translation of the recipe:

1. Preheat oven to 160°C (320 F)
2. Mix 110g cake flour, 20g potato starch and a pinch of salt in bowl
3. Mix 40g beet sugar syrup, 10g honey and 30g vegetable oil in a small bowl
4. Once thoroughly mixed, spread between parchment paper and roll out with rolling pin
5. Use a bear cookie cutter to cut out the shapes
6. Draw the face (we used a nail dot pen), place the almond and have the bears hug them tight
7. Use leftover dough to make the tails
8. Bake for 10 minutes. Reduce heat to 150°C (300 F) and bake for an additional 10 minutes
9. Take out of the oven and they’re done!

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KawikaLopez
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9 years ago DotsCreated by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

That one has a belly button. It was birthed! I would def not eat that one.

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ElenaG.Andric
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9 years ago DotsCreated by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

So cute! Those little bears OMG !! I would never eat one of those!

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Patricia Murray
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3 years ago DotsCreated by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

Where did you get your metal bear cookie cutter? I went to the link but no cookie molds that look like this one..

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KawikaLopez
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9 years ago DotsCreated by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

That one has a belly button. It was birthed! I would def not eat that one.

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ElenaG.Andric
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9 years ago DotsCreated by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

So cute! Those little bears OMG !! I would never eat one of those!

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Patricia Murray
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3 years ago DotsCreated by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

Where did you get your metal bear cookie cutter? I went to the link but no cookie molds that look like this one..

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