Who says you can’t enjoy the scrumptious holiday goodies and still maintain some waist management? Try snow-dusted mini linzer tart cookies that are festive, light and nutritious!
Who says you can’t enjoy the scrumptious holiday goodies and still maintain some waist management?
All it takes is some ingenuity in the kitchen and a mindset of a little is good, a lot is not.
Try these holiday makeover recipes and you will be taking one small step to a healthier and lighter new year.
Don’t forget to get EXERCISE in this coming week to balance out the inevitable extra calorie consumption.
Happy Holidays to All!
Snow-Dusted Mini Linzer Tart Cookies
A holiday favorite, these remade linzer tarts are festive, light and nutritious!
You will need:
¾ cup whole wheat flour
¾ cup unsifted cake flour
1 teaspoon baking powder
¼ teaspoon salt
2 tablespoons butter
¼ cup Splenda sugar blend for baking
2 tablespoons canola oil
¼ cup egg substitute
1 ½ teaspoons vanilla extract
½ cup raspberry jam
Powdered sugar for dusting
NOTE: Keep dough as cold as possible for easier handling.
Yield: 25 cookies
Nutrition information (per cookie):
This zero cholesterol recipe has been contributed by Dr. Janet Brill.
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