Langue De Chat (Cat's Tongue)


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30 mins (prep 10, cooking 20)
7 ingredients
12-15 servings
Ever tasted a light brittle biscuit sandwiched with either white chocolate or milk chocolate?Yes, these biscuits are known as the Langue De Chat that was possibly date to the 17th Century where at that period was the time where refined white sugar and piping bags were popular with the wealthy classes of Northern Europe. In Europe, they are sometimes known as "cat's tongue" as it is usually baked long and flat with rounded ends.These biscuits are crisp and brittle as the key ingredients includes cornflour and mainly of egg whites rather than whole egg. Because of the dry nature and ingredients used, these biscuits can be kept for quite a long time and are usually served with certain liqueurs and sparkling wines.This recipe here follows closely to the famous Pepperidge Farm's Milano Cookies. It is easy and tastes as good. Enjoy!For more simple desserts recipes especially for amateur bakers, visit:http://b8ke.blogspot.com

Categories:  <-30-mins , european , north-american , presentation , south-american , inexpensive , finger-food , cookie-and-brownie , time-to-make , dessert ,
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Ingredients

Nutrition

Serving Size (29.43 g)
Servings 12
Amount per Serving
Calories 143.3 Calories from Fat 78.66
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 8.74g 161.31%
Saturated Fat 5.4g 323.88%
Trans Fat 0.34g %
Cholesterol 22.4mg 89.58%
Sodium 67.35mg 33.67%
Total Carbohydrate 15.96g 63.83%
Dietary Fiber 1.04 g 50.1%
Sugars 8.39 g %
Protein 1.33g 32.01%
Vitamin A 261.12IU% Vitamin C 0.0mg%
Calcium 5.58mg% Iron 0.36mg%
*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:
coating
 

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