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    Sandy's Strawberry Candy Cookies

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    45 mins

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    mary134e's Note:

    These little cookies look like glittery strawberries. They're very sweet, but absolutely delicious. They look fabulous on a tray for a holiday party. I got the recipe from a teacher I was assisting in Colorado back in the early 1970s. We've made them as gifts for Mother's Day and Valentine's Day as well as the December holidays.

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    Ingredients:

    Serves: 25-30

    Yield:

    cookies

    Units: US | Metric

    Directions:

    1. 1
      Read the whole recipe before starting, and set everything out that you will need before starting. When you have everything ready, combine Jello, pecans, coconut. Mix well.
    2. 2
      Add in sweetened condensed milk and vanilla. Stir to form a ball of dough. Cover and chill 1/2 to 1 hour or longer.
    3. 3
      Place about 50-60 of the slivered almonds in a jar with a lid, add 15-20 drops of green food color, and shake the closed jar until the color is evenly distributed and the almonds are colored green. These will be your strawberry stems.
    4. 4
      Cover your cookie sheet or tray with waxed paper. Remove 1/2 of dough, leave the rest covered. Shape by tablespoonful into a ball then add a point on one end and flatten the other end to get the approximate shape of a strawberry.
    5. 5
      With the red and green sugars on separate saucers or pie pans, roll the pointed end in the red sugar, then dip the flat end in the green sugar.
    6. 6
      Insert a green slivered almond into the middle of the green sugared flat side of the strawberry. Set the finished berry on the wax paper. and start over shaping your next strawberry.

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    Nutritional Facts for Sandy's Strawberry Candy Cookies

    Serving Size: 1 (44 g)

    Servings Per Recipe: 25

    Amount Per Serving
    % Daily Value
    Calories 225.5
     
    Calories from Fat 86
    38%
    Total Fat 9.5 g
    14%
    Saturated Fat 3.2 g
    16%
    Cholesterol 5.4 mg
    1%
    Sodium 103.0 mg
    4%
    Total Carbohydrate 33.7 g
    11%
    Dietary Fiber 1.5 g
    6%
    Sugars 31.2 g
    124%
    Protein 3.3 g
    6%

    The following items or measurements are not included:

    slivered almonds

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