Kentucky Derby Cookies: Pecan Shortbread Thumbprints filled with Bourbon & Chocolate

Kentucky Derby Cookies: Pecan Shortbread Thumbprints filled with Bourbon & Chocolate
Kentucky Derby Cookies: Pecan Shortbread Thumbprints filled with Bourbon & Chocolate
  • prep: 45 min
  • cook: 15 min
  • total: 1 hr
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  • Ingredients

    • 1/2 cup + 1 tablespoon (4 ounces / 114 grams) granulated sugar
    • 2 sticks (8 ounces / 227 grams) unsalted butter, softened
    • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
    • 1 teaspoon bourbon
    • 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt
    • 1 3/4 cups + 1 tablespoon (8 ounces / 227 grams) all-purpose flour
    • 1 cup (4 ounces) pecan pieces, toasted and finely ground in food processor (see note)
    • 1 1/2 sticks (6 ounces / 170 grams) unsalted butter
    • 1/2 cup light corn syrup
    • 3/4 cup (5.3 ounces / 150 grams) dark brown sugar
    • 1/3 cup (2 ounces) semisweet chocolate chips
    • 1/2 cup heavy cream
    • 2-4 tablespoons bourbon (adjust according to taste)
    • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
    • 1 cup (4 ounces) pecans, toasted and coarsely chopped

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    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 20
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 0 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 0 g 0%
    • Saturated Fat: 0 g 0%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 0 mg 0%
    • Sodium: 0 mg 0%
    • Calcium: 0 mg 0%
    • Potassium: 0 mg 0%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 0 mg 0%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 0 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 0 g 0%
    • Sugar: 0 g
    • Protein: 0 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 0%
    • Vitamin C 0%
    • Vitamin D 0%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
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    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
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