Gilded Sesame Cookies

60 mins (prep 30)
8 ingredients
makes about 2 1/2 dozen cookies
A tahini-based dough is rolled in gold- or silver-dusted sesame seeds for eye-popping cookies that melt in the mouth. (They're just as delicious if you skip the fancy gilding.)

Categories:  cookie , winter , fall , christmas ,
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Serving Size (2.1 g)
Servings 212
Amount per Serving
Calories 9.33 Calories from Fat 3.51
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 0.39g 126.4%
Saturated Fat 0.05g 57.67%
Trans Fat 0.0 %
Cholesterol 0.0mg 0.0%
Sodium 4.35mg 38.43%
Total Carbohydrate 1.32g 93.46%
Dietary Fiber 0.1 g 83.56%
Sugars 0.56 g %
Protein 0.22g 91.44%
Vitamin A 0.41IU% Vitamin C 0.0mg%
Calcium 5.31mg% Iron 0.08mg%
*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:
pure vanilla extract, or, special equipment, parchment paper