Pfeffernusse are spicy and sweet Christmas cookies from Germany. This traditional German cookie is made around the holiday season for friends and family to enjoy. Pfeffernusse translates to "pepper nuts," because of its spicy flavor! Your child will hone her measuring skills as well as build up some upper arm strength while giving these ingredients a good stir! The baking process may seem like a chore to her, but her taste buds will be rewarded with a spicy and aromatic batch of holiday pfeffernusse. Make a batch of traditional pfeffernusse this holiday season.