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Nutritional Facts: Mexican Wedding Cakes, the Secret Sweets of Mexico

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  1 cup (227g)
butter
2 cups (240g)
powdered sugar
2 teaspoons (0g)
dried chamomile
1 tablespoon (19g)
chocolate syrup
2 cups (250g)
all-purpose flour
1 cup (138g)
almonds
1/8 teaspoon (0g)
ground cinnamon
Total 1 serving
Alanine (g) 0.1 n/a n/a n/a 0.8 1.4 0.0 2 1
Alcohol (g) 0.0 0.0 n/a 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0 0
Arginine (g) 0.1 n/a n/a n/a 1.0 3.4 0.0 4 1
Ash (g) 4.8 0.0 n/a 0.3 1.2 4.3 0.0 11 3
Aspartic acid (g) 0.1 n/a n/a n/a 1.1 3.7 0.0 5 1
Beta-sitosterol (mg) 9.1 n/a n/a n/a n/a 162.8 n/a 172 43
Caffeine (mg) 0.0 0.0 n/a 1.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 1 0
Calcium (mg) 54.5 2.4 n/a 9.1 37.5 368.5 3.3 475 119
Calories 1,627.6 933.6 n/a 65.2 910.0 821.1 0.8 4,358 1,090
Calories (kj) 6,807.7 3,904.8 n/a 272.9 3,807.5 3,436.2 3.4 18,233 4,558
Campesterol (mg) 0.0 n/a n/a n/a n/a 5.5 n/a 6 1
Carbohydrates (g) 0.1 239.4 n/a 11.7 190.8 29.3 0.3 472 118
Cholesterol (mg) 488.1 0.0 n/a 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 488 122
Copper (mg) 0.0 0.0 n/a 0.1 0.4 1.5 0.0 2 0
Cystine (g) 0.0 n/a n/a n/a 0.5 0.4 0.0 1 0
Dietary Fiber (g) 0.0 0.0 n/a 0.5 6.8 15.0 0.2 22 6
Folate (mcg) 6.8 0.0 n/a 0.7 65.0 73.1 0.0 146 36
Folate, DFE (mcg) 6.8 0.0 n/a 0.7 65.0 73.1 0.0 146 36
Folate, food (mcg) 6.8 0.0 n/a 0.7 65.0 73.1 0.0 146 36
Folic acid (mcg) 0.0 0.0 n/a 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0 0
Fructose n/a 0.0 n/a n/a n/a 0.0 0.0 0 0
Galactose n/a 0.0 n/a n/a n/a n/a 0.0 0 0
Glucose (dextrose) n/a 0.0 n/a n/a n/a 0.0 0.0 0 0
Glutamic acid (g) 0.4 n/a n/a n/a 8.7 7.1 0.0 16 4
Glycine (g) 0.0 n/a n/a n/a 0.9 2.0 0.0 3 1
Histidine (g) 0.1 n/a n/a n/a 0.6 0.8 0.0 1 0
Hydroxyproline n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0.0 0 0
Iron (mg) 0.0 0.1 n/a 0.2 2.9 5.3 0.0 9 2
Isoleucine (g) 0.1 n/a n/a n/a 0.9 0.9 0.0 2 0
Lactose n/a 0.0 n/a n/a n/a 0.0 0.0 0 0
Leucine (g) 0.2 n/a n/a n/a 1.8 2.0 0.0 4 1
Lysine (g) 0.2 n/a n/a n/a 0.6 0.8 0.0 2 0
Magnesium (mg) 4.5 0.0 n/a 8.9 55.0 387.8 0.2 456 114
Maltose n/a 0.0 n/a n/a n/a 0.2 0.0 0 0
Manganese (mg) 0.0 0.0 n/a 0.1 1.7 3.2 0.1 5 1
Methionine (g) 0.0 n/a n/a n/a 0.5 0.3 0.0 1 0
Monounsaturated Fat (g) 47.7 0.0 n/a 0.7 0.2 44.7 0.0 93 23
Niacin (mg) 0.1 0.0 n/a 0.0 3.1 4.9 0.0 8 2
Pantothenic acid (mg) 0.2 0.0 n/a 0.0 1.1 0.4 0.0 2 0
Phenylalanine (g) 0.1 n/a n/a n/a 1.3 1.6 0.0 3 1
Phosphorus (mg) 54.5 0.0 n/a 18.1 270.0 648.6 0.2 991 248
Phytosterols n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 175.3 0.1 175 44
Polyunsaturated Fat (g) 6.9 0.0 n/a 0.1 1.0 17.9 0.0 26 6
Potassium (mg) 54.5 4.8 n/a 52.9 267.5 982.6 1.4 1,364 341
Proline (g) 0.2 n/a n/a n/a 3.0 1.3 0.0 5 1
Protein (g) 1.9 0.0 n/a 0.9 25.8 29.1 0.0 58 14
Retinol (mcg) 1,523.2 0.0 n/a 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 1,523 381
Riboflavin (mg) 0.1 0.0 n/a 0.0 0.1 1.3 0.0 2 0
Saturated Fat (g) 116.6 0.0 n/a 0.7 0.4 5.6 0.0 123 31
Selenium (mcg) 2.3 1.4 n/a 0.4 84.8 3.2 0.0 92 23
Serine (g) 0.1 n/a n/a n/a 1.3 1.4 0.0 3 1
Sodium (mg) 1,620.8 4.8 n/a 64.5 5.0 467.8 0.0 2,163 541
Starch n/a 3.0 n/a n/a n/a 1.0 n/a 4 1
Stigmasterol (mg) 0.0 n/a n/a n/a n/a 5.5 n/a 6 1
Sucrose n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 6.6 0.0 7 2
Sugar (g) 0.1 234.7 n/a 6.5 0.7 6.8 0.0 249 62
Theobromine (mg) 0.0 0.0 n/a 46.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 46 12
Thiamin (mg) 0.0 0.0 n/a 0.0 0.3 0.1 0.0 0 0
Threonine (g) 0.1 n/a n/a n/a 0.7 0.9 0.0 2 0
Tocopherol, alpha (mg) 5.3 0.0 n/a 0.5 0.2 32.8 0.0 39 10
Tocopherol, beta (mg) 0.0 n/a n/a n/a n/a 0.5 0.0 1 0
Tocopherol, delta (mg) 0.0 n/a n/a n/a n/a 0.2 0.0 0 0
Tocopherol, gamma (mg) 0.0 n/a n/a n/a n/a 0.9 0.0 1 0
Total Fat (g) 184.1 0.0 n/a 1.7 2.5 71.8 0.0 260 65
Trans-monoenoic Fat (g) 6.8 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0.0 7 2
TransFatty acids (g) 7.4 n/a n/a n/a n/a 0.0 0.0 7 2
Tryptophan (g) 0.0 n/a n/a n/a 0.3 0.3 0.0 1 0
Tyrosine (g) 0.1 n/a n/a n/a 0.8 0.7 0.0 2 0
Valine (g) 0.1 n/a n/a n/a 1.0 1.1 0.0 2 1
Vitamin A, IU (IU) 5,672.7 0.0 n/a 0.4 0.0 1.4 1.0 5,675 1,419
Vitamin A, RAE (mcg) 1,552.7 0.0 n/a 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 1,553 388
Vitamin B-12 (mcg) 0.4 0.0 n/a 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0 0
Vitamin B-6 (mg) 0.0 0.0 n/a 0.0 0.1 0.2 0.0 0 0
Vitamin C (mg) 0.0 0.0 n/a 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0 0
Vitamin D (IU) 136.2 0.0 n/a 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 136 34
Water (g) 36.0 0.6 n/a 4.1 29.8 3.5 0.0 74 18
Zinc (mg) 0.2 0.0 n/a 0.2 1.8 4.6 0.0 7 2

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