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Cherry Poppy Seed Twinks

Treat your family with these cookies that are topped with cherry preserves and made using poppy seed - perfect for dessert.

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  • prep time 50 min
  • total time 1 hr 15 min
  • ingredients 8
  • servings 30
 

Ingredients

1
cup powdered sugar
1
cup margarine or butter, softened
1
teaspoon vanilla
1
egg
2
cups All Purpose or Unbleached Flour
2
tablespoons poppy seed
1/2
teaspoon salt
1/2
cup cherry preserves

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  • 1 Heat oven to 300°F. In large bowl, combine powdered sugar and margarine; beat until light and fluffy. Add vanilla and egg; blend well.
  • 2 Lightly spoon flour into measuring cup; level off. Add flour, poppy seed and salt; mix well. Drop dough by rounded teaspoonfuls 1 inch apart onto ungreased cookie sheets. With thumb or handle of wooden spoon, make imprint in center of each cookie. Fill each with about 1/2 teaspoon preserves.
  • 3 Bake at 300°F. for 20 to 25 minutes or until edges are light golden brown. Immediately remove from cookie sheets.
  • 1 Heat oven to 300°F. In large bowl, combine powdered sugar and margarine; beat until light and fluffy. Add vanilla and egg; blend well.
  • 2 Lightly spoon flour into measuring cup; level off. Add flour, poppy seed and salt; mix well. Drop dough by rounded teaspoonfuls 1 inch apart onto ungreased cookie sheets. With thumb or handle of wooden spoon, make imprint in center of each cookie. Fill each with about 1/2 teaspoon preserves.
  • 3 Bake at 300°F. for 20 to 25 minutes or until edges are light golden brown. Immediately remove from cookie sheets.

Nutritional information

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Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Cookie
Calories
120
(
Calories from Fat
60),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
7g
7%
(Saturated Fat
1g,
1%
),
Cholesterol
5mg
5%;
Sodium
110mg
110%;
Total Carbohydrate
14g
14%
(Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
  Sugars
7g
7%
),
Protein
1g
1%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
6%;
Vitamin C
0%;
Calcium
0%;
Iron
2%;
Exchanges:
1 Fruit; 1 Other Carbohydrate; 1 1/2 Fat;
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.