• prep: 30 min
  • cook: 10 min
  • total: 40 min
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  • Summary

    When my family asked for good old Norwegian wreath cookies, I studied several recipes for ideas, then added my own special touches. — Cassidy Callahan, Fitchburg, Massachusetts

    Ingredients

    • 1/2 cup butter, softened
    • 1/2 cup shortening
    • 1 cup sugar
    • 2 large eggs
    • 2 teaspoons grated orange zest
    • 1/2 teaspoon almond extract
    • 2-1/2 cups all-purpose flour
    • Green food coloring
    • Red and green candied cherries

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    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 2
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 1674 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 79 g 121.55%
    • Saturated Fat: 29 g 146.55%
    • Trans Fat: 1 g %
    • Cholesterol: 85 mg 28.2%
    • Sodium: 223 mg 9.31%
    • Calcium: 36 mg 3.63%
    • Potassium: 189 mg 5.4%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 7 mg 40.75%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 222 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 4 g 17.72%
    • Sugar: 101 g
    • Protein: 16 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 2 g
    • Vitamin A 18.73%
    • Vitamin C 4.53%
    • Vitamin D 0%
    • * 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 - Fat15
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs7
    • Exchange - Starch8
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total10 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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