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New Zealand Style Shortcake

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  All purpose flour 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  Shredded lemon peel 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Cold butter/Margarine 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Egg yolks 2
  Blackberries/Boysenberries 4 Cup (64 tbs)
  Powdered sugar 1 1⁄4 Cup (20 tbs)
  Ground cinnamon 1⁄2 Teaspoon

Combine flour, lemon peel, and 1/4 teaspoon salt.
Cut in butter till mixture resembles coarse crumbs.
Make well in center.
Combine yolks and 1/2 cup cold water.
Add to flour mixture.
Using a fork, stir till dough begins to cling together.
Divide in half.
Shape each portion into ball and roll between waxed paper into a 9-inch square.
Place 1 pastry square in 9x9x2-inch baking pan.
Top with berries.
Combine the 1 1/4 cups powdered sugar and cinnamon; sprinkle over top.
Top with remaining pastry.
Place pan in center of cooking grill.
Grill 35 to 40 minutes or till golden.
Let stand for 20 minutes.
Serve warm and dusted with additional powdered sugar.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 2692 Calories from Fat 918

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 105 g160.8%

Saturated Fat 61.1 g305.7%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 612.1 mg204%

Sodium 673.5 mg28.1%

Total Carbohydrates 409 g136.4%

Dietary Fiber 38.9 g155.5%

Sugars 180.2 g

Protein 40 g79.4%

Vitamin A 89.7% Vitamin C 207.2%

Calcium 29.9% Iron 90.2%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

New Zealand Style Shortcake Recipe