Shortbread Surprise Cookies Recipe

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Shortbread Surprise Cookies
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  1. Cream butter in a large mixing bowl; gradually add brown sugar, beating well. Add vanilla; mix well. Gradually add flour, 1 cup at a time, stirring until well blended.
  2. Shape dough into 1-inch balls, inserting one pecan half into center of each ball. Place cookies 2 inches apart on greased cookie sheets. Bake at 375° for 12 minutes or until lightly browned. Remove from cookie sheets, and cool on wire racks. Roll in powdered sugar.
  3. Note: Cookies may be frozen before rolling in powdered sugar.
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Nutrition Facts

Per ServingPer 100 g
Amount Per 1 Serving
Calories 12060.88 Kcal (50496 kJ)
Calories from fat 8881.06 Kcal
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 986.78g 1518%
Cholesterol 976.1mg 325%
Sodium 117.68mg 5%
Potassium 4520.74mg 96%
Total Carbs 753.73g 251%
Sugars 194.27g 777%
Dietary Fiber 93.28g 373%
Protein 149.85g 300%
Vitamin C 8.3mg 14%
Vitamin A 4.5mg 151%
Iron 32.7mg 182%
Calcium 936.8mg 94%
Amount Per 100 g
Calories 579.71 Kcal (2427 kJ)
Calories from fat 426.87 Kcal
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 47.43g 1518%
Cholesterol 46.92mg 325%
Sodium 5.66mg 5%
Potassium 217.29mg 96%
Total Carbs 36.23g 251%
Sugars 9.34g 777%
Dietary Fiber 4.48g 373%
Protein 7.2g 300%
Vitamin C 0.4mg 14%
Vitamin A 0.2mg 151%
Iron 1.6mg 182%
Calcium 45mg 94%

* 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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Recipe Tags

Weightwatchers Points

  • 322.6
  • 342

Good Points

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

Bad Points

  • High in Sugar,
  • High in Total Fat

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