• prep: 10 min
  • cook: 10 min
  • total: 20 min
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  • Summary

    Wonderfully easy and festive, these Pineapple Pinwheel Cookies are the showstoppers you've been looking for! The pineapple cheesecake filling is perfectly matched by the simple and sweet almond flavored cookie dough and is sure to be a hit with friends and family this year! 

    Ingredients

    • 1 cup unsalted butter (softened)
    • 1 cup granulated sugar
    • ¾ tsp almond extract
    • 1 egg (room temperature)
    • 2 ½ cups all-purpose flour
    • 1/4 tsp salt
    • 20 oz crushed pineapple (well drained, juice reserved)
    • 8 oz cream cheese (softened)
    • 1/3 cup granulated sugar
    • 1 cup powdered sugar
    • 2 tbsp pineapple juice
    • sprinkles (optional)

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 36
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 138 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 6 g 8.5%
    • Saturated Fat: 3 g 15.92%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 16 mg 5.25%
    • Sodium: 62 mg 2.59%
    • Calcium: 9 mg 0.86%
    • Potassium: 39 mg 1.11%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 0 mg 2.57%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 21 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 0 g 1.45%
    • Sugar: 14 g
    • Protein: 1 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 3.47%
    • Vitamin C 2.65%
    • 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 - Fat1
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs1
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • 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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