Mexican Wedding Cookies (Polvorones de Canela)
Mexican Wedding Cookies (Polvorones de Canela)
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  • Summary

    The name of these buttery cookies comes from the word "polvo," which means dust in Spanish, and refers to their cinnamon-sugar coating, as well as the cookie's crumbly texture.

    Ingredients

    • 3 1/2 cups unbleached all-purpose flour, plus more for dusting
    • 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt
    • 3 1/2 teaspoons ground cinnamon, preferably Mexican
    • 2 cups (4 sticks) unsalted butter, room temperature
    • 2 cups confectioners' sugar
    • 2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 1
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 5831 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 373 g 573.31%
    • Saturated Fat: 230 g 1148.6%
    • Trans Fat: 15 g %
    • Cholesterol: 977 mg 325.56%
    • Sodium: 1025 mg 42.71%
    • Calcium: 268 mg 26.83%
    • Potassium: 633 mg 18.09%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 21 mg 117.44%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 581 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 17 g 66.36%
    • Sugar: 237 g
    • Protein: 49 g
    • Alcohol: 3 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 5 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 10 g
    • Vitamin A 227.65%
    • Vitamin C 0.53%
    • 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 - Fat74
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs15
    • Exchange - Starch23
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total27 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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