• prep: 1 hr 10 min
  • cook: 5 min
  • total: 1 hr 15 min
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  • Summary

    I sandwich vanilla custard between tender, cake-like cookies. With their shiny chocolate glaze, these bite-size cookies remind me of Boston cream pie. —Evangeline Bradford, Erlanger, Kentucky

    Ingredients

    • 6 tablespoons sugar
    • 3 tablespoons cornstarch
    • 1/4 teaspoon salt
    • 1 cup 2% milk
    • 6 tablespoons heavy whipping cream
    • 1 large egg yolk, beaten, room temperature
    • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
    • COOKIES:
    • 9 tablespoons butter, softened
    • 1 cup sugar
    • 2 large egg yolks, room temperature
    • 1 large egg, room temperature
    • 1/2 teaspoon grated lemon zest
    • 1 cup plus 2 tablespoons cake flour
    • 1 cup all-purpose flour
    • 3/4 teaspoon baking soda
    • 1/2 teaspoon salt
    • 1/2 cup plus 2 tablespoons buttermilk
    • GLAZE:
    • 2 ounces unsweetened chocolate, chopped
    • 4 teaspoons butter
    • 1/2 cup whipping cream
    • 1 cup confectioners' sugar

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    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 4
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 1024 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 48 g 73.23%
    • Saturated Fat: 29 g 144.13%
    • Trans Fat: 1 g %
    • Cholesterol: 123 mg 41.06%
    • Sodium: 895 mg 37.31%
    • Calcium: 141 mg 14.06%
    • Potassium: 314 mg 8.96%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 4 mg 24.33%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 142 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 3 g 13.4%
    • Sugar: 104 g
    • Protein: 9 g
    • Alcohol: 1 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 2 g
    • Vitamin A 27.55%
    • Vitamin C 1.19%
    • Vitamin D 13.07%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat9
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs7
    • Exchange - Starch2
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total2 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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