Bára’s Vceli Uly

Ingredients:

  • 5 cups of wafers
  • 1 cup of confectioners sugar
  • 1/2 cup of unsalted butter
  • 3 Tbs of milk
  • 6 Tbs of rum
  • 1 Tbs of cocoa
  • about 1/2 cup of ground walnuts

Filling

  • 1/2 cup of butter
  • 1 cup of confectioners sugar
  • 2 egg yolks
  • 1 Tsp of vanilla extract
  • 1 Tsp of rum

Directions:

  1. Grind up 5 cups of wafers
  2. Mix them with sugar, butter, milk, rum and cocoa
  3. Make a dough out of the mixture and put it in the fridge to rest for about 30 minutes
  4. To make the filling, mix the butter, sugar, egg yolks, vanilla extract and rum.  Mix together and put it in the fridge for 30 minutes
  5. When the dough and the filling is hard enough to work with pull it out of the fridge
  6. Take one of the forms and sprinkle the inside of the form with a little bit of confectioners sugar so the dough does not stick to it
  7. Take about 1 Tbs of the dough and stuff it into the cookie form. Make a hole in the dough with the end of a wooden spoon
  8. Stuff the hole with filling
  9. Cap it with a whole wafer
  10. Slowly open the cookie form and you will have your festive Bee Hive!
  11. Enjoy!