As can be guessed from the name of these scrumptious treats, they are a necessary component of any Mexican wedding or special occasion! Lots of flavor is extracted from just a few simple ingredients in this traditional "biscochito" recipe, said to have originated in Europe and been brought to Mexico via Spain. This tasty activity provides a fantastic opportunity to teach your little one about international foods!
Vary this recipe by choosing your family's favorite type of nut. Some recipes use pecans, while others use hazelnuts, walnuts, or pralines.
Yield: about 2 dozen cookies.