Recipe Sifter

X
  • Start Here
    • Course
    • Main Ingredient
    • Cuisine
    • Preparation
    • Occasion
    • Diet
    • Nutrition
1

Select () or exclude () categories to narrow your recipe search.

2

As you select categories, the number of matching recipes will update.

Make some selections to begin narrowing your results.
  • Calories
  • Amount per serving
    1. Total Fat
    2. Saturated Fat
    3. Polyunsat. Fat
    4. Monounsat. Fat
    5. Trans Fat
  • Cholesterol
  • Sodium
  • Potassium
  • Total Carbohydrates
    1. Dietary Fiber
    2. Sugars
  • Protein
  • Vitamin A
  • Vitamin B6
  • Vitamin B12
  • Vitamin C
  • Calcium
  • Iron
  • Vitamin E
  • Magnesium
  • Alcohol
  • Caffeine
  • Find exactly what you're looking for with the web's most powerful recipe filtering tool.

    You are in: Home / Recipes / Pound Cookies Recipe
    Lost? Site Map

    Pound Cookies

    Pound Cookies. Photo by Nanita

    1/1 Photo of Pound Cookies

    Total Time:

    Prep Time:

    Cook Time:

    35 mins

    15 mins

    20 mins

    Nanita's Note:

    This recipe came from my great-grandmother. It's very similar to reposteria cookies that you can get in Mexican bakeries in San Antonio, Texas. We make them year round but they are especially nice at Christmas time. Use Crisco brand shortening for best results.

    • Save to Recipe Box

    • Add to Grocery List

    • Print

    • Email

    My Private Note

    Ingredients:

    Yield:

    cookies

    Units: US | Metric

    Directions:

    1. 1
      Pre-heat oven to 375 degrees.
    2. 2
      Mix all ingredients together, starting with the shortening and adding each one in order. You can do this by hand or with a heavy-duty mixer.
    3. 3
      Roll dough into 1 1/2 inch balls.
    4. 4
      Place on ungreased cookie sheet.
    5. 5
      Press with bottom of a small glass dipped in flour.
    6. 6
      Bake 20 minutes.
    7. 7
      When cookies are cool, dip in sugar-cinnamon mixture.

    Ratings & Reviews:

    • on December 08, 2006

      55

      sound different

      people found this review Helpful. Was this review helpful to you? Yes | No

    Advertisement

    Nutritional Facts for Pound Cookies

    Serving Size: 1 (1333 g)

    Servings Per Recipe: 1

    Amount Per Serving
    % Daily Value
    Calories 119.1
     
    Calories from Fat 69
    58%
    Total Fat 7.7 g
    11%
    Saturated Fat 2.2 g
    11%
    Cholesterol 3.5 mg
    1%
    Sodium 1.3 mg
    0%
    Total Carbohydrate 11.3 g
    3%
    Dietary Fiber 0.2 g
    1%
    Sugars 3.3 g
    13%
    Protein 1.1 g
    2%

    Ideas from Food.com

    “Everything

    Thanksgiving, Solved

    Every recipe, menu, tip and how-to is right here, at your service.

    Advertisement


    Over 475,000 Recipes

    Food.com Network of Sites