A Recipe from the Star Chef: Oat Cookies with Apple Tonka Bean Cream

Ein Rezept vom Sternekoch: Hafer-Plätzchen mit Apfel Tonkabohnen-Creme

Have you always wanted to try your hand at baking cookies? Then get to the sheets! Dominik Käppeler , who has been awarded a Michelin star, tells you the recipe for his heavenly oat cookies with apple tonka bean cream. Conjured up from our “Hearty Classic”, this is a very special kind of Christmas cookie!

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Oat cookie dough


  • 160ml apple juice
  • 100g sugar
  • some grated tonka beans
  • 45g cream
  • 20g cornstarch
  • 100g white chocolate coating
  • 100g butter
  • some lemon juice


  1. For the dough, mix all the ingredients together and pour thinly into metal cookie moulds.
  2. Bake in the oven at 100°C for 10 minutes and then at 135°C for 20 minutes.
  3. For the filling, mix apple juice, sugar and tonka beans and bring to the boil.
  4. Add cream and cornstarch and simmer over low heat for 30 seconds. Stir constantly.
  5. Add the couverture and let the whole thing cool down to 50°C (lukewarm).
  6. Add butter, mix until creamy and season with a little lemon juice.
  7. Fill cookies and serve!

3Bears also conducted an interview with Dominik Käppeler, which you can read here . We wish you a very strong Christmas season and lots of fun reading and baking! #3Bearsporridge #3BearsChristmas bakery #justright #bakingjustright


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1 comment


Hallo, kann ich statt Maltodextrin Zucker nehmen?
Wenn ja, wie viel?

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