Chocolate Nut Triangles
|Shortening||2⁄3 Cup (10.67 tbs)|
|Firmly packed brown sugar||2 1⁄4 Cup (36 tbs)|
|All purpose flour||2 2⁄3 Cup (42.67 tbs)|
|Baking powder||2 1⁄2 Teaspoon|
|Chopped nuts||1 Cup (16 tbs)|
|Semisweet chocolate pieces||6 Ounce (1 Package / 1 Cup)|
|Maple frosting||1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs) (Adjust Quantity As Needed)|
|Chocolate frosting||1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs) (Adjust Quantity As Needed)|
|Candied cherries||2 Tablespoon|
Preheat oven to 350°.
Line 15 1/2 X 10 1/2 X 1-inch jelly roll pan with foil.
Melt shortening in large saucepan.
Stir in brown sugar; mix well.
Remove from heat; cool 10 minutes.
Beat in eggs, one at a time.
Sift flour, baking powder and salt together; stir into sugar mixture.
Stir in nuts and chocolate pieces.
Spread in prepared pan.
Bake 25-30 minutes.
Cool 10 minutes in pan; invert on board.
Frost half with Maple Frosting and half with Chocolate Frosting.
With electric knife, trim edges and cut into 2-inch squares.
Cut each square diagonally to form triangles.
Decorate with nuts and candied cherries.
Serving size: Complete recipe
Calories 7947 Calories from Fat 3164
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 353 g542.8%
Saturated Fat 99.2 g495.8%
Trans Fat 18 g
Cholesterol 634.4 mg211.5%
Sodium 3567.5 mg148.6%
Total Carbohydrates 1144 g381.5%
Dietary Fiber 22.9 g91.5%
Sugars 824.9 g
Protein 93 g185.6%
Vitamin A 14.6% Vitamin C
Calcium 173.9% Iron 144.6%
*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet