• prep: 1 hr 45 min
  • cook: 0 hr
  • total: 1 hr 45 min
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  • Summary

    Rolling the dough between two sheets of floured parchment keeps it from sticking to the rolling pin. Dip the cutters in flour as well before each cut, and dust the spatula, too, before transferring the uncooked dough to the baking sheets. For icing techniques, see 4 Inspired Ways to Decorate Cookies for Valentine's Day.

    Ingredients

    • 2 cups unbleached all-purpose flour, plus more for dusting
    • 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
    • 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt
    • 1 stick unsalted butter, room temperature
    • 1 cup sugar
    • 1 large egg
    • 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
    • 1/2 pound confectioners' sugar (2 spooned and leveled cups)
    • 1 large egg white, or 2 1/2 tablespoons meringue powder
    • Gel food color (optional)

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 2
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 1695 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 48 g 73.42%
    • Saturated Fat: 29 g 143.98%
    • Trans Fat: 2 g %
    • Cholesterol: 130 mg 43.24%
    • Sodium: 809 mg 33.71%
    • Calcium: 73 mg 7.25%
    • Potassium: 176 mg 5.03%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 7 mg 41.06%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 312 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 5 g 20.6%
    • Sugar: 194 g
    • Protein: 18 g
    • Alcohol: 1 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 1 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 2 g
    • Vitamin A 32.99%
    • Vitamin C 95.34%
    • 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 - Fat9
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs13
    • Exchange - Starch8
    • Exchange - Vegetables1
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total9 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total1 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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