Spicy Nut Triangles
- 1 cup butter, softened
- 1 cup sugar
- 1 egg, separated
- 2 cups sifted flour
- 1 tsp. cinnamon
- 1 cup finely chopped walnuts
Cream butter and sugar together until light and fluffy.
Add egg yolk and beat well.
Sift together flour and cinnamon.
Gradually add to creamed mixture, stirring well.
Spread dough evenly in a 15 1/2" x 10 1/2 " x 1" jelly roll pan.
Beat egg white slightly and brush over top.
Smooth surface with your fingertips.
Sprinkle nuts over dough and press in.
Bake in oven at 275 for 1 hour.
Cut into triangles while still warm, and remove from pan.
Triangle cutting directions:
Cut 4-5 lengthwise strips and 6-7 crosswise strips. Cut each in half diagonally.