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    Add nutty flavor and texture to basic shortbread dough with almond extract and ground almonds, then roll it out and cut into jaunty snowman shapes. A generous coat of confectioners' sugar is all each snowman needs to wear.

    Ingredients

    • 2 cups unbleached all-purpose flour, plus more for dusting
    • 3/4 teaspoon kosher salt
    • 1/2 cup blanched almonds
    • 1 cup (2 sticks) unsalted butter, softened, plus more for pan
    • 1/2 cup confectioners' sugar, plus more for dusting
    • 1 teaspoon pure almond extract

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 2
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 1331 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 79 g 121.78%
    • Saturated Fat: 36 g 178.35%
    • Trans Fat: 2 g %
    • Cholesterol: 169 mg 56.38%
    • Sodium: 1168 mg 48.68%
    • Calcium: 122 mg 12.18%
    • Potassium: 404 mg 11.54%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 7 mg 38.86%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 134 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 7 g 27.76%
    • Sugar: 31 g
    • Protein: 21 g
    • Alcohol: 1 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 7 g
    • Vitamin A 37.17%
    • Vitamin C 0%
    • 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 - Fat15
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs2
    • Exchange - Starch6
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat1
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total8 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total3 oz-eq

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