• prep: 5 min
  • cook: 12 min
  • total: 17 min
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  • Summary

    Buttery cookies are filled with jam and topped with icing and a cherry.  Empire Biscuits are a traditional Scottish holiday cookie that taste delicate and delicious.

    Ingredients

    • 10 tablespoons butter
    • 3/4 cup granulated sugar
    • 1 large egg
    • 1 large hard boiled egg yolk
    • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
    • 1 1/2 cups flour
    • 2 tablespoons cornstarch
    • 1/4 teaspoon salt
    • 1/2 cup raspberry preserves
    • 1/2 cup powdered sugar
    • 1/4 teaspoon almond extract
    • 1 to 2 tablespoons cream
    • 1/4 cup candied cherries, cut in half

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 12
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 262 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 10 g 15.58%
    • Saturated Fat: 6 g 31.41%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 27 mg 8.89%
    • Sodium: 126 mg 5.27%
    • Calcium: 9 mg 0.89%
    • Potassium: 21 mg 0.59%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 1 mg 4.27%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 41 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 0 g 1.69%
    • Sugar: 26 g
    • Protein: 2 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 6.09%
    • 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 Carbs2
    • Exchange - Starch1
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total1 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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