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  Whole wheat pastry flour 1 1⁄4 Cup (20 tbs)
  Unsalted butter 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Lemon peel 1 Teaspoon, grated
  Egg yolks 1 1⁄2
  Honey 2 Tablespoon
  Egg 1 , beaten with 1 teaspoon water (Egg Wash)

Combine flour, butter and lemon peel in processor and blend using on/off turns until mixture resembles coarse meal or blend with electric mixer.
Combine egg yolks and honey in small bowl.
Add to flour mixture and blend until combined but still crumbly.
Gather dough into ball.
Preheat oven to 350°F.
Cut two 24-inch sheets of waxed paper.
Dust 1 sheet with flour.
Place dough on top and dust with more flour.
Cover dough with remaining sheet of waxed paper.
Roll dough out to thickness of 1/4 inch.
Remove top sheet of waxed paper.
Cut dough into rounds using 1-inch cookie cutter.
Repeat rolling and cutting procedure with excess dough.
Transfer cookies to ungreased baking sheet.
Make crisscross pattern atop each cookie using back of small sharp knife.
Brush tops with egg wash to glaze.
Bake 15 to 20 minutes.
Cool on wire rack.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 940 Calories from Fat 513

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 58 g89.1%

Saturated Fat 32.6 g163%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 610.1 mg203.4%

Sodium 88.5 mg3.7%

Total Carbohydrates 89 g29.8%

Dietary Fiber 11.5 g46%

Sugars 25.4 g

Protein 19 g37.4%

Vitamin A 39.5% Vitamin C 11%

Calcium 13.2% Iron 24.6%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

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