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Lemon Drop Candy Cookies

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Thankfully, my kids attend a playgroup every Friday morning so I have a good excuse to make sweets on Thursday and share them the next day. This recipe makes a large batch, so I brought a gigantic Ziploc bag full of Lemon Drop Candy Cookies to playgroup a little while ago. I have to admit that I indulged in more than a few of them. I couldn't help myself. These suckers are GOOD. You've been warned. They're citrus-y yet sweet, soft and chewy, with an occasional tasty crunch f

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1 1/2 c. shortening
2 c. sugar
3 eggs
2 t. lemon extract
1 1/2 t. baking soda
1 1/2 t. baking powder
1 t. salt
4 c. flour
Zest of 1 lemon
1-6 oz. package lemon drop candies, crushed
Cream sugar, shortening, eggs and extract. Add all dry ingredients (including lemon zest) and mix. Add crushed lemon drops. Roll into balls and place on a greased cookie sheet. Bake at 350 for about 8...
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Nutritions

Calories
159

Sodium
185mg
7% DV

Fat
0.6g
0% DV

Protein
4g
9% DV

Carbs
32g
11% DV

Fiber
1g
5% DV

Rich and fudgy, this easy Chocolate Zucchini Bread is the perfect cross between a chocolate pound cake, brownies, and a classic loaf of zucchini bread! It's moist and tender thanks to sour cream in the batter, and studded with miniature chocolate chips for even more decadent flavor. Serve a couple of slices of double chocolate zucchini bread for breakfast or brunch with a cup of coffee, for an afternoon snack with a glass of milk, or with a scoop of vanilla ice cream for a delicious dessert.

1 c sugar
1/2 c sour cream
1/2 c vegetable oil
1/3 c milk
2 eggs
2 t vanilla extract
2 c all purpose flour
1/2 c unsweetened cocoa powder
1 (½ t) baking powder
½ teaspoon baking soda
½ teaspoon kosher salt
1 c shredded zucchini ( patted dry )
12 slices
  • Preheat oven to 350° F. Grease a deep 8 ½ x 4 ½ -inch or a 9 x 5-inch loaf pan and set aside.
  • In a large bowl, whisk together sugar, sour cream, oil and milk. Whisk in eggs and...
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Nutritions

Calories
2644

Sodium
2217mg
92% DV

Fat
59g
92% DV

Protein
87g
175% DV

Carbs
458g
155% DV

Fiber
50g
202% DV