Iced Hermits

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    These bars, topped with brown-sugar icing and candied ginger, are best a day or two after they are baked so the flavors have a chance to deepen.

    Ingredients

    • 1/2 cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, softened, plus more for baking sheet
    • 1 3/4 cups all-purpose flour
    • 3/4 teaspoon baking powder
    • 3/4 teaspoon baking soda
    • 1 tablespoon ground ginger
    • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
    • 1/2 teaspoon ground nutmeg
    • 1/4 teaspoon coarse salt
    • 1/4 teaspoon freshly ground pepper
    • Pinch of ground cloves
    • 1 1/4 cups packed dark-brown sugar
    • 1 large egg, plus 1 large egg yolk
    • 1/4 cup unsulfured molasses
    • 1 cup chopped candied ginger, cut into 1/4-inch pieces
    • 3/4 cup raisins
    • 1/4 cup packed light brown sugar
    • 2 tablespoons whole milk, plus more if needed
    • 2 tablespoons unsalted butter
    • 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
    • 1 cup sifted confectioner's sugar, plus more if needed

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 3
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 1324 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 29 g 43.97%
    • Saturated Fat: 17 g 82.9%
    • Trans Fat: 1 g %
    • Cholesterol: 78 mg 25.99%
    • Sodium: 817 mg 34.05%
    • Calcium: 235 mg 23.46%
    • Potassium: 971 mg 27.74%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 7 mg 38.2%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 267 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 5 g 19.17%
    • Sugar: 205 g
    • Protein: 9 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 1 g
    • Vitamin A 17.36%
    • Vitamin C 0.08%
    • 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 - Fat6
    • Exchange - Fruit2
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs12
    • Exchange - Starch4
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total5 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit1 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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