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    Almond Crescent Cookies

    Almond Crescent Cookies. Photo by Chef #1329320

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    Total Time:

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    Cook Time:

    30 mins

    10 mins

    20 mins

    Loves2Teach's Note:

    This is a great cookie for the holidays, or a bake sale. Enjoy!!!

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    Ingredients:

    Serves: 8

    Yield:

    dozen c ...

    Units: US | Metric

    Directions:

    1. 1
      Beat together butter and sugar until very light and fluffy.
    2. 2
      Blend in extracts.
    3. 3
      Mix in flour and almonds.
    4. 4
      Using about 1 T of dough for each, shape into logs and bend into crecents.
    5. 5
      Place on greased cookie sheet.
    6. 6
      Bake 12 to 15 minutes at 350 degrees F until light brown.
    7. 7
      While warm, roll crecents in confectioners' sugar.
    8. 8
      Cool on racks and store in a tightly sealed container.

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    Ratings & Reviews:

    • on December 17, 2001

      45

      very quick and easy to make and tastes great; i used sliced almonds instead of ground almonds for time's sake and it turned out fine

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    • on December 10, 2009

      I consider myself a good baker and based on the positive reviews tried this recipie. It was the worse that I have ever made. The dough was too stiff to stay together so I had to add an egg. I also added extra almond extract as advised by the previous raters. I have made almond crescents before and I will go back to my old recipie which was great. This one did not work for me at all.

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    • on December 29, 2008

      I think it needs more Almond extract and probabl only about 2 cups of sugar.

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    Nutritional Facts for Almond Crescent Cookies

    Serving Size: 1 (104 g)

    Servings Per Recipe: 8

    Amount Per Serving
    % Daily Value
    Calories 524.6
     
    Calories from Fat 291
    55%
    Total Fat 32.3 g
    49%
    Saturated Fat 15.3 g
    76%
    Cholesterol 61.0 mg
    20%
    Sodium 262.1 mg
    10%
    Total Carbohydrate 52.3 g
    17%
    Dietary Fiber 2.9 g
    11%
    Sugars 19.8 g
    79%
    Protein 7.9 g
    15%

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