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Orange Nut Pinwheels

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  Ground walnuts 4 Ounce (1 Can)
  Orange marmalade 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Dark seedless raisins 1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs), finely chopped
  Ground allspice 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Light brown sugar 3 Tablespoon
  All purpose flour 1 3⁄4 Cup (28 tbs)
  Shortening 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Egg 1

1. In medium-sized bowl, combine first 4 ingredients and 3 tablespoons light-brown sugar.
2. Into large bowl, measure flour, shortening, egg, and 1 cup packed light-brown sugar. Knead ingredients until dough holds together.
3. On sheet of waxed paper, roll out half of dough into a 14" by 6" rectangle; spread with half of nut mixture. Starting with a 6-inch side, roll up dough. Repeat with remaining dough and nut mixture. Wrap and refrigerate rolls 2 hours or until firm enough to slice. (Dough can be refrigerated up to 1 week before baking.)
4. Preheat oven to 350°F. Grease large cookie sheets. Cut one roll crosswise into 1/4 inch-thick slices. Place slices, 1 inch apart, on cookie sheets. Bake 10 minutes or until lightly browned. With pancake turner, remove cookies to wire racks to cool. Repeat with remaining roll. Store cookies in tightly covered container.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 3286 Calories from Fat 1592

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 184 g283.1%

Saturated Fat 34.5 g172.7%

Trans Fat 13.5 g

Cholesterol 211.5 mg70.5%

Sodium 183.9 mg7.7%

Total Carbohydrates 389 g129.7%

Dietary Fiber 17.4 g69.8%

Sugars 185.9 g

Protein 49 g97.3%

Vitamin A 7.7% Vitamin C 19.9%

Calcium 28.2% Iron 88.9%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Orange Nut Pinwheels Recipe