Tested till perfect Butterscotch Crunch Squares

Butterscotch Crunch Squares

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By The Canadian Living Test Kitchen

Source: Canadian Living Holiday Cookbook: Fall 2010

Recipe3 out of 5 based on 2 ratings.
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  • Prep time 15 minutes Chill: 1 hour
  • Total time 12 minutes
  • Portion size 54 cookies

Ingredients

  • 3/4 cup 3/4cupunsalted butter, softened
  • 1/2 cup 1/2cuppacked brown sugar
  • 1 1egg yolkegg yolks
  • 1/2 tsp 1/2tspvanilla
  • 1/4 tsp 1/4tspsalt
  • 1-1/2 cups 1-1/2cupsall-purpose flour
  • 1/4 cup 1/4cuptoffee bits
  • 3 tbsp 3tbspturbinado sugar
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Preparation

In large bowl, beat butter with brown sugar until fluffy; beat in egg yolk, vanilla and salt. Stir in flour and toffee bits to make smooth dough.

Divide dough in half. Shape each into 8-inch (20 cm) log. Flatten to make square log by gently tapping on counter to make 4 flat sides. Press sides into turbinado sugar to adhere. Wrap each and refrigerate for 1 hour.

Cut logs into 1/4-inch (5 mm) thick slices. Arrange, 1 inch (2.5 cm) apart, on parchment paper–lined baking sheets. Bake in 325°F (160°C) oven until golden, about 12 minutes. Transfer to racks; let cool.

Nutritional Information Per cookie: about

cal 51 pro 1g total fat 3g sat. fat 2g
carb 6g fibre 0 chol 11mg sodium 15mg
potassium 12mg

% RDI:

iron 1 vit A 3 folate 4
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