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Egg Yolk Cookies Recipe

Looking for an easy Egg Yolk Cookies recipe? Learn how to make Egg Yolk Cookies using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by bobcatman9

Makes 50 servings



After making a recipe that calls for egg whites, I always feel bad about throwing the yolks away, so instead I did a little research and found a recipe for cookies that utilized the yolks. These cookies were amazing and easy!

Recipe Ingredients for Egg Yolk Cookies

8 egg yolks
1 c. brown sugar
1 c. white sugar
1 1/2 c. shortening
1 tsp lemon juice
1 tsp orange juice
3 1/2 c. flour
1/2 tsp. salt
1 tsp. baking soda

Recipe Directions for Egg Yolk Cookies

Cream sugar with shortening. Add slightly beaten egg yolks. Sift dry ingredients; add to creamed mixture. Add flavoring. Roll in balls then in sugar and flatten out. Bake 7 to 10 minutes at 350 degrees.
Categories

Dessert

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 24.9g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
121
Calories from Fat
63
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
7.0g
11%
Saturated Fat
2.1g
10%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
34mg
11%
Sodium
50mg
2%
Potassium
17mg
0%
Total Carbohydrates
13.6g
5%
Dietary Fiber
0.2g
1%
Sugars
6.9g
Protein
1.3g
Vitamin A 1% Vitamin C 0%
Calcium 1% Iron 3%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
C-
  Good points
  • Low in sodium
  •   Bad points
  • High in sugar
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