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My Grandma made these cookies for us. We make an 'imitation' of these by cutting flour tortillas into strips and deep-frying and then sprinkling with confectioners' sugar. To make the cookies or tortillas fancier my Grandma used a serrated knife to give a jagged edge.

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Recipe Summary

Servings:
36
Yield:
2 - 3 dozen
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Ingredients

36
Original recipe yields 36 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified
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Directions

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  • Beat eggs until fluffy, add remaining ingredients and mix well. Knead until smooth and elastic.

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  • Roll thinly on floured board. Cut into strips 1 x 5 inches. Cut a 1 inch slit in the center of each strip and pull one end thru.

  • Fry in 375 degrees F (190 degrees C) oil until golden brown. Sprinkle with confectioners' sugar.

Editor's Note

We have determined the nutritional value of oil for frying based on a retention value of 10% after cooking. The exact amount may vary depending on cook time and temperature, ingredient density, and the specific type of oil used.

Nutrition Facts

38 calories; protein 0.9g; carbohydrates 6.5g; fat 0.9g; cholesterol 10.3mg; sodium 12.1mg. Full Nutrition
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