Half Moons II

Half Moons II

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"This recipe is one our family makes every Christmas."
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servings 140 cals
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Original recipe yields 24 servings



  • Calories:
  • 140 kcal
  • 7%
  • Fat:
  • 9.3 g
  • 14%
  • Carbs:
  • 12.6g
  • 4%
  • Protein:
  • 1.8 g
  • 4%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 20 mg
  • 7%
  • Sodium:
  • 55 mg
  • 2%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
  • ** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.
  • (-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.

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  1. Preheat oven to 325 degrees F (165 degrees C).
  2. Mix the butter with the nuts and sugar until well combined. Add the flour and the vanilla and mix.
  3. Rolling about a tablespoon of dough in your hand, form a half moon or crescent shape.
  4. Bake cookies on ungreased cookie sheets at 325 degrees F (165 degrees C) for 15 minutes. Immediately remove from cookie sheets and roll in white sugar.



These were very dry. Fell apart when I picked them up.

These were okay, but somehow were just too sweet. I did have to mix the dough by hand as the very end. I also had to squeeze the dough tightly before forming the crescents. I had to let the coo...

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