|Yellow cake mix||18 1⁄4 Ounce (1 Package, Deluxe)|
|Shortening||3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)|
|Egg yolks||2 Large|
|Egg whites||2 Large|
|Ground nuts||1 1⁄4 Cup (20 tbs)|
|Jelly||1 Tablespoon (Red Or Green)|
Preheat oven to 375 °F.
Grease cookie sheets.
Combine dry cake mix, shortening, egg yolks and milk; mix well.
Shape into 1-inch balls.
Combine egg whites and water.
Beat with fork until blended.
Dip balls in egg white mixture, then roll in nuts.
Place 2 inches apart on cookie sheets.
Bake at 375°F for 12 to 15 minutes or until golden brown.
Immediately press thumb or thimble into center of each cookie making a depression.
Cool several minutes on cookie sheets, then remove to racks to finish cooling.
Before serving, fill depressions with jelly.
Serving size: Complete recipe
Calories 4726 Calories from Fat 2608
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 300 g461.7%
Saturated Fat 72 g360.1%
Trans Fat 20.2 g
Cholesterol 371.7 mg123.9%
Sodium 3400.2 mg141.7%
Total Carbohydrates 450 g150.1%
Dietary Fiber 27.7 g110.6%
Sugars 232.3 g
Protein 83 g165.3%
Vitamin A 9% Vitamin C 0.22%
Calcium 23% Iron 52%
*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet