Nut Cookies

45 Calories Surprise Me!

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1 Cookie Servings Per Recipe: 12
Amount Per Serving
Calories45Total Fat3g
Saturated Fat0.5gSodium35mg
Total Carbs4gDietary Fiber0g


  • ½ cup sifted cake flour
  • ¼ teaspoon baking powder
  • ⅛ teaspoon salt
  • ½ teaspoon (2 packets) Sweet'N Low zero calorie sweetener
  • 2 tablespoons orange juice
  • ½ teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 2 tablespoons shortening
  • 2 tablespoons finely chopped walnuts
  • 2 teaspoons grated orange rind


Preheat oven to 400°F. Grease cookie sheet lightly. Sift together flour, baking powder and salt. Blend Sweet'N Low with combined orange juice and vanilla. Work shortening with spoon until fluffy and creamy. Add the liquid ingredients and mix well. Add the sifted dry ingredients and mix until light. Add walnuts and orange rind. Shape dough into roll and wrap in wax paper. Chill well. Cut into 12 even slices. Arrange 2 ½" apart on cookie sheet. Bake 12 minutes or until brown around edges.