Obie's Cookies
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(cookie, pecans)

Obie's Cookies
Obie's Cookies

Yield: 4 servings


1 C butter
1 C sugar
1 egg, separated
2 C flour
2 tsp vanilla
1½ C thinly sliced pecans


  1. Preheat oven to 350°.
  2. Cream together butter and sugar; add egg yolk, flour and vanilla.
  3. Mix together and spread thinly on 2 9X15-inch cookie sheets using a small spatula and your fingers.
  4. Beat egg white slightly and brush tops of mixture with it; then cover with chinly sliced pecans.
  5. Bake at 350° for 12 to 15 minutes, or until golden brown.
  6. Cut into squares while warm. After cookies have cooled, store in airtight container.
Nutritional analyais per cookie:
77 Calories, 5 grams fat, 7 grams carbohydrates, 1 gram protein, 11 milligrams cholesterol, 32 milligrams sodium, trace dietary fiber, 60 percent of calories from fat.