Finnish Star Cookies (Joulutorttu)
Finnish Star Cookies (Joulutorttu)
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    A rich cream-cheese dough flecked with lemon zest is filled with sweet-tart raspberry preserves in these festive pinwheel cookies known as joulutorttu, which means Christmas tart in Finnish.

    Ingredients

    • 2 1/4 cups unbleached all-purpose flour, plus more for dusting
    • 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
    • 1/2 teaspoon plus a pinch of kosher salt
    • 1/2 cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, room temperature
    • 6 ounces cream cheese, room temperature
    • 1 cup sugar
    • 1 tablespoon grated lemon zest
    • 2 large eggs
    • 3/4 cup raspberry preserves

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 18
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 197 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 9 g 13.28%
    • Saturated Fat: 5 g 25.74%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 32 mg 10.52%
    • Sodium: 101 mg 4.2%
    • Calcium: 17 mg 1.68%
    • Potassium: 33 mg 0.93%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 1 mg 4.25%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 29 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 0 g 1.82%
    • Sugar: 16 g
    • Protein: 2 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 5.37%
    • Vitamin C 0.72%
    • Vitamin D 0.14%
    • * 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 Carbs1
    • 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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