Chocolate-Pistachio Cookies

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  • Summary

    Crisp pistachio cookies, sandwiched around a soft, chocolate filling, are dipped in bittersweet chocolate and garnished with a sprinkle of bright-green pistachios.

    Ingredients

    • 1/2 cup sugar
    • 2 large egg yolks, lightly beaten
    • 3 ounces semisweet chocolate, melted and cooled
    • 4 ounces salted shelled pistachios (about 1 cup), ground to a paste in a food processor
    • 1 large egg white
    • 1/8 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
    • Pinch of coarse salt
    • 6 ounces bittersweet chocolate, chopped
    • 1 tablespoon vegetable shortening
    • For the garnish: slivered, unsalted, shelled pistachios (optional)

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    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 15
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 178 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 11 g 17.14%
    • Saturated Fat: 4 g 21.89%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 0 mg 0%
    • Sodium: 21 mg 0.89%
    • Calcium: 0 mg 0%
    • Potassium: 43 mg 1.22%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 1 mg 5.37%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 10 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 2 g 7.09%
    • Sugar: 7 g
    • Protein: 3 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 0%
    • Vitamin C 0%
    • 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 - Fat2
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total0 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total1 oz-eq

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