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Sesame Pecan Wafers
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Crispy thin cookies of sesame seeds and pecans drizzled with chocolate.

Rating:
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 7 minutes
Difficulty: Easy

Nutrition Facts

Makes 48 servings
Amount Per Serving
Calories 80.8
Total Carbs 6.7 g
Dietary Fiber 0.8 g
Sugars 2.0 g
Total Fat 5.6 g
Saturated Fat 2.6 g
Unsaturated Fat 0.3 g
Potassium 5.2 mg
Protein 1.1 g
Sodium 2.8 mg
Dietary Exchanges
1 1/2 Fat , 1/2 Other Carbs , 1/2 Starch
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Note: One or more ingredients from this recipe are not included in the nutritional analysis above. Either the ingredient is missing from our database or is listed as "optional" in the recipe.
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Servings
Ingredients

1 cup  Butter, unsalted
0.6667 cup  sugar
1 tsp  vanilla extract
1 3/4 cup  white whole wheat flour
0 1/2 cup  sesame seeds
0 1/2 cup  chopped pecans
2 oz  semi sweet chocolate chips
0 1/2 tsp  Shortening, vegetable
Directions
  1. Preheat oven to 375°F.
  2. In large mixing bowl, beat butter with electric mixer 30 seconds on medium to high speed.
  3. Add sugar and vanilla, beat until combined.
  4. Add 1 cup flour, in 1/4 cup increments, blending with mixer. By hand, add remaining flour, the sesame seed, and ground pecans or almonds. Blend well
  5. Divide dough in half. If dough is sticky, wrap each half in plastic wrap or waxed paper and chill for 1 hour in freezer.
  6. Roll dough on a lightly floured surface until it is 1/8 inch thick.
  7. Cut dough into desired shapes using 2" cookie cutters. Place cut cookies on ungreased cookie sheet about 1" apart.
  8. Bake to 8 minutes or until lightly browned around edges. Transfer cookies to wire cooling rack.
  9. In heavy saucepan, combine semisweet chocolate and shortening. Melt over low heat until all chocolate is melted, occasionally stirring.
  10. Drizzle chocolate over cookies. Allow cookies to stand until chocolate is set.

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