Raspberry Lime Rugalach

Recipe by anme7039
READY IN: 2hrs 30mins
SERVES: 24
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Cut butter into flour then mix it together until the mixture looks like coarse crumbs. Cut the cream cheese into small cubes and then "rub" into the flour/butter crumbs.
  • Knead this mixture until it forms a ball.
  • Separate the dough into two equal parts and wrap each part in plastic wrap and refrigerate for a few hours (at least 4).
  • To make fruit filling mix the raspberry jam together with sugar with the chopped toasted pecans and grated key lime peel.
  • Pre heat oven to 350°F
  • Once dough has chilled roll it out each half on a floured surface to about 9 or 10 inches. Then spread each dough circle with jam mixture.
  • After you have spread the mixture of jam on the dough circles cut each circle out inot about 10-12 wedges. Then roll each wedge up tightly starting from the widest part of the dough.
  • Put cookie rolls on a very lighty greased cookie sheet then brush the cookies with the egg whites and sprinkle with extra nuts. Then bake cookies for about 20 minutes or until lightly browned.
  • Once cooled sprinkle powdered sugar over the cookies.
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