Tender Italian Sugar Cookies Recipe

Tender Italian Sugar Cookies Recipe
Tender Italian Sugar Cookies Recipe
  • prep: 20 min
  • cook: 10 min
  • total: 30 min
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  • Summary

    These traditional Italian cookies are moist and tender. —Weda Mosellie, Phillipsburg, New Jersey

    Ingredients

    • 3/4 cup shortening
    • 3/4 cup sugar
    • 3 large eggs
    • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
    • 3 cups all-purpose flour
    • 3 teaspoons baking powder
    • 1/8 teaspoon salt
    • ICING:
    • 1/4 cup milk
    • 2 tablespoons butter, melted
    • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
    • 2-1/2 cups confectioners' sugar
    • Food coloring and coarse sugar, optional

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 36
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 135 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 5 g 8.09%
    • Saturated Fat: 2 g 7.78%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 16 mg 5.48%
    • Sodium: 66 mg 2.77%
    • Calcium: 12 mg 1.19%
    • Potassium: 14 mg 0.4%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 0 mg 2.68%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 22 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 0 g 1.12%
    • Sugar: 14 g
    • Protein: 2 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 1.28%
    • Vitamin C 0%
    • Vitamin D 1.88%
    • * 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 - Starch1
    • 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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