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Christmas Crullers

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  Eggs 3
  Sugar 1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
  Butter/Margarine 2⁄3 Cup (10.67 tbs), melted
  Ground cardamom 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Grated lemon rind 1 Tablespoon
  Cream 3 Tablespoon
  Flour 4 Cup (64 tbs)
  Shortening 2 Cup (32 tbs) (For Deep Frying)

Beat the eggs and sugar together until very light.
Stir in the melted butter, cardamom, and lemon rind.
Next add the cream and flour.
The dough will be quite buttery and easy to handle.
Roll out the dough thin, about 14 inch.
Cut it with a pastry cutter or knife into 1-inch-wide oblongs.
Cut a slit into the middle of each oblong and pull one corner through to make a knot.
Fry the crullers in deep hot fat until lightly browned.
Sprinkle them with powdered sugar if you wish.
Store them in a tightly covered container.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 3907 Calories from Fat 1625

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 184 g283.4%

Saturated Fat 94.3 g471.6%

Trans Fat 5.4 g

Cholesterol 960.1 mg320%

Sodium 321.8 mg13.4%

Total Carbohydrates 488 g162.5%

Dietary Fiber 15.4 g61.8%

Sugars 85.7 g

Protein 74 g147.5%

Vitamin A 91.3% Vitamin C 32.7%

Calcium 31.2% Iron 146.1%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Christmas Crullers Recipe