Chocolate Almond Butter Ball
|Semi sweet chocolate squares||2|
|Butter/Margarine||3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs), softened|
|Sugar||1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)|
|All purpose flour/Unbleached flour||2 Cup (32 tbs)|
|Chopped almonds/Nuts||1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)|
Preheat oven to 350Â°F Melt chocolate with milk over low heat; cool.
In mixing bowl, cream butter, sugar and vanilla.
Blend in cooled chocolate mixture.
(Lightly spoon flour into measuring cup; level off.) Stir in flour, salt and almonds until well mixed.
Shape into balls, using a rounded teaspoonful of dough for each.
Roll in sugar; place 2 inches apart on ungreased cookie sheets.
Bake 12 to 15 minutes until firm.
Calories 641 Calories from Fat 339
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 38 g58.9%
Saturated Fat 19.9 g99.7%
Trans Fat 0 g
Cholesterol 72.9 mg24.3%
Sodium 104.2 mg4.3%
Total Carbohydrates 68 g22.8%
Dietary Fiber 3.9 g15.4%
Sugars 27.2 g
Protein 9 g17.6%
Vitamin A 16.9% Vitamin C
Calcium 6% Iron 17.5%
*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet