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  Sifted all purpose flour 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  Baking powder 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Ground nutmeg 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Salt 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Butter/Margarine 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs) (1 Stick)
  Granulated sugar 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Firmly packed brown sugar 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Egg 1
  Vanilla 1 Teaspoon
  Finely chopped walnuts 1⁄2
  Strawberry jam 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)

1. Sift flour, baking powder, nutmeg and salt onto waxed paper.
2. Cream butter or margarine with granulated and brown sugars until light and fluffy in a large bowl; beat in egg and vanilla.
3. Stir in dry ingredients, half at a time, to make a stiff dough. Chill dough several hours, or until firm.
4. Roll out dough to a 15x12-inch rectangle on a lightly floured pastry cloth or board. Mix walnuts and jam in a small bowl; spread evenly over dough; roll up, jelly-roll fashion. (Be sure walnuts are chopped fine, or dough will crack when rolled.) Wrap in waxed paper and chill overnight.
5. When ready to bake, unwrap dough and slice into 1/4-inch slices with a sharp knife; place, 1 inch apart, on greased cookie sheets.
6. Bake in moderate oven (375°) 10 minutes, or until golden. Remove from cookie sheets at once; cool on wire racks.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 2797 Calories from Fat 957

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 109 g168.2%

Saturated Fat 61.3 g306.5%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 453.4 mg151.1%

Sodium 786.1 mg32.8%

Total Carbohydrates 423 g141%

Dietary Fiber 8.3 g33.1%

Sugars 229.6 g

Protein 36 g71.2%

Vitamin A 61.2% Vitamin C 32.5%

Calcium 34.3% Iron 76.4%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Strawberry Jim Jams Recipe