"Today, we're showing you how to make a sweet filling of brown sugar, raisins, and cinnamon with the addition of walnuts for crunchy texture. Butter and cream cheese are the two key ingredients to a soft and flakey rugelach dough that begs for the unique combination of fillings you see fit. Flakey cream cheese rugelach dough rolled crescent style surrounding a delicate filling of walnuts, cinnamon sugar, and sweet raisins are what help make this delicious Jewish pastry so well-loved! "


Cooking Vessel SizeFood Processor, Parchment Paper, Baking Sheet


  • 2 1/2 cups All Purpose Flour
  • 1/4 cup Granulated Sugar
  • 1/2 teaspoon Salt
  • 1 cup Unsalted Butter
  • 8 ounces Cream Cheese
  • 1 large Egg Yolk
  • 1/2 cup Light Brown Sugar
  • 1 cup Walnuts
  • 1/2 cup Raisins
  • 2 tablespoons Cinnamon
  • 1 cup Granulated Sugar
  • 1 tablespoon Cinnamon
  1. In the bowl of a food processor, combine flour, sugar, and salt and pulse to mix.

  2. Add the cold butter and cream cheese to the food processor and pulse until the mixture is broken down into pea-sized pieces.

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