Two-tone walnut cookie canes recipe
Wonderful walnut cookie canes — the more the merrier!
- 2 cups sifted flour
- 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
- 1/4 teaspoon salt
- 1/2 cup butter or margarine
- 3 ounces cream cheese
- 3/4 cup sugar
- 1 egg yolk
- 1 teaspoon vanilla
- 1 cup finely-chopped Diamond Walnuts
- 1 ounce unsweetened chocolate, melted
- Sift first three ingredients together and set aside.
- Mix butter, cream cheese and sugar till creamy; beat in yolk and vanilla.
- Work in flour mixture, then walnuts.
- Divide dough in half; stir chocolate into one portion.
- Roll each portion of dough between sheets of waxed paper into rectangle 1/4-inch thick.
- Peel off top papers.
- Turn chocolate onto vanilla.
- Transfer from paper to lightly floured pastry cloth and roll 3/8-inch thick.
- Cut into narrow strips, about 5-inches long.
- Place on ungreased cookie sheet, turning ends to form canes.
- Bake at 350 (F) degrees for 10 minutes or till canes start to brown.
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Nutrition Information:Yield: 60 Serving Size: 1
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 59Total Fat: 4gSaturated Fat: 2gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 2gCholesterol: 9mgSodium: 30mgCarbohydrates: 6gFiber: 0gSugar: 3gProtein: 1g
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