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Crystal Butter Cookies

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  Butter 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs) (At Room Temperature)
  Sugar 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Vanilla 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  All purpose flour 1 3⁄4 Cup (28 tbs)
  Salt 1 Pinch
  Egg yolk 1
  Crumbled rock candy 2 Cup (32 tbs)

Line baking sheets with parchment paper.
Beat together butter, sugar and vanilla on low speed of electric mixer.
Add flour and salt all at once and continue beating until well blended, about 2 minutes.
Wrap dough and refrigerate 30 minutes.
Preheat oven to 400°F.
Divide dough into 3 equal portions.
Roll each into cylinder about 1 1/4 inches in diameter.
Refrigerate for 15 minutes.
Beat egg yolk.
Roll cylinders in yolk and then into candy, pressing lightly so candy adheres to dough.
Cut into slices 1/2 inch thick.
Bake until set and lightly golden, about 12 minutes.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 4160 Calories from Fat 1257

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 143 g220%

Saturated Fat 88.5 g442.3%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 547.9 mg182.6%

Sodium 653 mg27.2%

Total Carbohydrates 671 g223.8%

Dietary Fiber 5.9 g23.6%

Sugars 443.4 g

Protein 51 g101.7%

Vitamin A 88.7% Vitamin C

Calcium 33.9% Iron 58.9%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Crystal Butter Cookies Recipe