Greek Cookies



  • 2 s oil
  • 1 stick margarine, softened
  • 1 sugar
  • 2 eggs, beaten
  • 2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • 7 to 8 cups flour
  • 1 orange juice
  • 2 s honey
  • 3/4 water
  • 1 lb. finely ground nuts


Mix oil, butter and sugar. Add eggs and beat well. Add flour, baking powder and baking soda. Mix alternately with orange juice. Mix well. Make balls the size of a walnut and form into skinny rolls (like logs). Bake at 350° 15 minutes. Cool. Boil honey and water until slightly thickend. Dip cooled cookies in honey. Roll in ground nuts. This makes a huge amount of cookies. You can cut the recipe in half if desired.
Esther McCoy
Dillonvale, Ohio