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Viennese Whirls

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on Thursday, 18 October 2012
Nigel has often be described as the 'Anton Du Beke of the kitchen' and is also a Strickly Come Dancing fan, so this week he's making some delightful Viennese Whirls to go with the Viennese waltz!

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250g butter
50g icing sugar
250g plain flour
50g cornflour
½ tsp vanilla
1. Heat the oven to 190°C and line a baking sheet with greaseproof paper.

2. Put the butter, icing sugar, plain flour, cornflour and vanilla extract together and beat until smooth.

3. Place the dough into a piping bag with a star nozzle. Pipe your whirls 3 inches apart onto the prepared tray.

4. Bake for 12-15 minutes or until pale golden-brown and firm.

5. Cool the whirls on the baking tray for five minutes then transfer to a cooling rack or plate ready to serve.

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