Marzipan filled Shortbread Cookies (Gevulde Koeken)

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Marzipan filled Shortbread Cookies (Gevulde Koeken)
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Description

Shortbread cookies are delicious treats that are perfect for parties. This recipe for Marzipan filled Shortbread Cookies is rich, hearty, and decadent. It takes 55 minutes to prepare these tasty treats that you can bring to any special event or celebration. The best part, is that each one of the mouthwatering morsels only has 50 calories per serving. You might want to double the recipe because we guarantee your family will love these cookies.

Ingredients

125 grams almonds (skinless)
125 grams sugar
1 eggs
200 grams softened butter
300 grams flour
150 grams sugar
lemon (Grated zest of a)
1 eggs
20 almonds (skinless, chopped)

Directions

1Preheat oven to 180 degrees Celsius
2To make the marzipan, in a blender, mix almonds, sugar and egg to get a smooth paste.
3With an electric mixer, beat butter, flour, sugar, and lemon zest until smooth.
4On a floured surface, roll out the dough to 5mm thick.
5With a cookie cutter cut out 10 circles with 8 cm in diameter.
6Place a large marzipan mound in the center of 8 circles, then top with the remaining 8 circles.
7Seal the edges well.
8Whisk the egg with 1 tablespoon water and brush the cookies.
9Sprinkle it with chopped almonds and bake on a baking sheet lined with parchment paper for about 25 minutes until golden brown.
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NutritionView more

50Calories
Sodium1%DV15mg
Fat4%DV2.5g
Protein2%DV<1g
Carbs2%DV6g
Fiber0%DV0g

PER SERVING *

Calories50Calories from Fat25
% DAILY VALUE*
Total Fat2.5g4%
Saturated Fat1g5%
Trans Fat
Cholesterol10mg3%
Sodium15mg1%
Potassium20mg1%
Protein<1g2%
Calories from Fat25
% DAILY VALUE*
Total Carbohydrate6g2%
Dietary Fiber0g0%
Sugars3g6%
Vitamin A
Vitamin C
Calcium
Iron

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.