Spring Shower Almond Petits Fours
Spring Shower Almond Petits Fours
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  • Summary

    Each of these pink-and-white petits fours has two layers of extra-moist almond cake filled with cherry preserves, a coating of tinted glaze gives them a hand-painted appearance, and faux cherry blossoms make them even more artful.

    Ingredients

    • 6 tablespoons unsalted butter, softened, plus more for baking sheet
    • 1 1/4 cups cake flour (not self-rising), plus more for baking sheet
    • 3/4 teaspoon baking powder
    • 1/4 teaspoon baking soda
    • 1/4 teaspoon salt
    • 1 cup sugar
    • 1/2 cup almond paste
    • 4 large eggs, separated
    • 1/2 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
    • 1/2 cup whole milk
    • 1/2 cup cherry preserves, processed in a food processor
    • Sugar Glaze
    • Gum paste cherry blossoms, (available at Wendy Kromer Confections)

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 30
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 89 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 3 g 4.9%
    • Saturated Fat: 1 g 5.79%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 15 mg 5.01%
    • Sodium: 62 mg 2.58%
    • Calcium: 15 mg 1.52%
    • Potassium: 8 mg 0.24%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 1 mg 2.91%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 14 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 0 g 1.24%
    • Sugar: 9 g
    • Protein: 1 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 1.12%
    • Vitamin C 0%
    • Vitamin D 0.17%
    • * 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
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    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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