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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 48
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 60.4
  • Total Fat: 2.8 g
  • Cholesterol: 9.5 mg
  • Sodium: 73.8 mg
  • Total Carbs: 8.3 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 0.8 g
  • Protein: 0.8 g

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These taste a lot like shortbread. Nutrition info is for one cookie. These taste a lot like shortbread. Nutrition info is for one cookie.
Number of Servings: 48


    1 stick butter softened
    3 tbsp butter flavor Crisco
    1 tbsp lemon juice
    1 egg
    1 cup powdered sugar
    2 tsp butter buds sprinkles
    3 cups Fat Free Buttermilk Pancake Mix, sifted


Cream together butter, crisco, sugar, egg, butter buds and lemon juice. Stir in pancake mix. Knead until well blended. Chill dough for half an hour. Preheat oven to 325. Roll dough out to 1/4 inch thickness and cut with cookie cutter. Place about an inch apart on non greased cookie sheet. Bake ten to twelve minutes. Allow to cool. Top with rolled fondant or frost if desired. Makes about four dozen cookies.

Number of Servings: 48

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user FLOWERLADY121.

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