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Cranberry-Cheese Wontons
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Ginger root and dried cranberries add a lively flavor to these unusual cheese wontons.

Rating:
Prep Time: 20 minutes
Cook Time: 20 minutes
Difficulty: Intermediate

Nutrition Facts

Makes 6 servings
Amount Per Serving
Calories 153.2
Total Carbs 27.8 g
Dietary Fiber 0.6 g
Sugars 10.9 g
Total Fat 2.7 g
Saturated Fat 0.4 g
Unsaturated Fat 1.5 g
Potassium 34.0 mg
Protein 4.6 g
Sodium 243.7 mg
Dietary Exchanges
1/2 Fat , 1/2 Fruits , 1 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

8 oz  fat free cream cheese
3 tbsp  dried cranberries
2 tbsp  fresh chives
0 1/2 tsp  fresh ginger root
1 tbsp  chopped parsley
1 pinch  salt
1 pinch  black pepper
24 each  wonton wrappers
1 each  egg whites
1 tbsp  vegetable oil
0.3333 cup  jalapeno jelly
Directions
  1. Combine cream cheese, cranberries, chives, gingerroot, and parsley in a bowl, sprinkle with salt and pepper.
  2. Place 1/2 tablespoon of the mixture in the center of each wonton wrapper and coat the edges with the egg white. Fold each wrapper in half and push down on edges to seal.
  3. In a large skillet, heat 2 inches of oil. Add 6 to 8 wontons and cook until golden brown, about 1 to 2 minutes. Remove from oil with a slotted spoon and drain well on paper towels. Continue frying until all wontons are cooked. Serve warm with heated jalapeƱo jelly.

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