Lemon Delights Recipe

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  1. Dough: Combine butter, sugar, cream cheese, egg yolk, lemon juice, extracts and salt. Mix well with an electric mixer on medium speed; beat in flour. Wrap in plastic wrap; chill for at least one hour.
  2. Form dough into one-inch balls. In a small bowl, beat egg white lightly. Dip balls into egg white; roll in pecans. Place 2 inches apart on ungreased baking sheets. Press thumb deeply into center of each cookie. Spoon lemon cheese filling into indents. Bake at 375 degrees for 8 to 10 minutes or until filling is set. Cool slightly; remove to a wire rack. Keep refrigerated in an airtight container.
  3. Lemon Cheese Filling: Beat together all ingredients until smooth.
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Nutrition Facts

Per ServingPer 100 g
Amount Per 1 Serving
Calories 8195.68 Kcal (34314 kJ)
Calories from fat 6219.24 Kcal
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 691.03g 1063%
Cholesterol 1002.52mg 334%
Sodium 1304.14mg 54%
Potassium 3260.31mg 69%
Total Carbs 462.73g 154%
Sugars 177.22g 709%
Dietary Fiber 61.67g 247%
Protein 111.19g 222%
Vitamin C 17.8mg 30%
Vitamin A 2.3mg 76%
Iron 22.3mg 124%
Calcium 742.7mg 74%
Amount Per 100 g
Calories 527.42 Kcal (2208 kJ)
Calories from fat 400.23 Kcal
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 44.47g 1063%
Cholesterol 64.52mg 334%
Sodium 83.93mg 54%
Potassium 209.81mg 69%
Total Carbs 29.78g 154%
Sugars 11.41g 709%
Dietary Fiber 3.97g 247%
Protein 7.16g 222%
Vitamin C 1.1mg 30%
Vitamin A 0.1mg 76%
Iron 1.4mg 124%
Calcium 47.8mg 74%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
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  • salty
  • savory
  • bitter
  • sweet
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Weightwatchers Points

  • 220.7
  • 233

Good Points

  • saturated fat free,
  • low sodium,
  • good source of fiber

Bad Points

  • High in Sodium,
  • High in Sugar,
  • High in Total Fat

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