Georgetown Lime Cookies (Broas)
43 mins (prep 30, cooking 13)
9 ingredients
60 servings
This cookie comes from British Guyana. The recipe is from "The Joy of Cookies" by Sharon Tyler Herbst. You can also add 1 cup of toasted almonds or grated coconut to the dough before rolling it into balls if you wan't something a little different. Prep time is a guess.

Categories:  <-60-mins , fruit , hand-formed-cookies , citrus , number-of-servings , lime , cookie-and-brownie , time-to-make , for-large-groups , dessert ,
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Serving Size (12.6 g)
Servings 60
Amount per Serving
Calories 56.81 Calories from Fat 21.96
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 2.44g 225.22%
Saturated Fat 1.53g 457.72%
Trans Fat 0.1g %
Cholesterol 6.36mg 127.17%
Sodium 36.97mg 92.43%
Total Carbohydrate 8.48g 169.54%
Dietary Fiber 0.12 g 29.8%
Sugars 5.26 g %
Protein 0.46g 54.77%
Vitamin A 74.06IU% Vitamin C 0.0mg%
Calcium 6.12mg% Iron 0.21mg%
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your diet value must be higher or lower depending upon your calorie needs:
  Calories 2,000 2,500
Total Fat Less Than 65g 80g
Sat Fat Less Than 20g 25g
Cholesterol Less Than 300mg 300mg
Sodium Less Than 2,400mg 2,400mg
Total Carb   300g 375g
Dietary Fiber   25g 30g
Potassium   3,500 mg
Protein   50 g
Calories Per Gram
Fat 9•Carbohydrate 4•Protein 4
*Nutrition information was calculated excluding the following ingredients:
ground nutmeg, finely grated lime zest, fresh lime juice, ground nutmeg