Tuesday, December 14, 2010

Christmas Snowball Cookies

1 cup butter softened
1 cup powdered sugar (plus more for topping)
1-1/2 tsp. vanilla
2-1/4 cups all-purpose flour
1 cup finely chopped pecans
3/4 tsp. salt
Preparation:Heat oven to 350 . Mix butter, 1 cup powdered sugar and the vanilla. Stir in flour, nuts and salt until dough holds together. Shape into 1-inch balls. Place about 1 inch apart on ungreased cookie sheets. Bake for 17 to 20 minutes or until set but not brown. Roll in powdered sugar while warm. Cool. Roll in powdered sugar again.


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  3. these looks very yummy! Visiting from tasty Tuesday blog hop.

  4. I found you on the Tasty Tuesday blog hop. I LOVE snowball cookies. My grandma makes them without fail every Christmas. It's the only time I get to have them. I actually thought about using them for this hop as well, but them I found a really pretty picture of hot chocolate and went with that insetad. Anyway, thanks for the recipe. It's getting me all excited for Christmas all over again!

    AubrieAnne @ http://whosyoureditor.blogspot.com/

  5. Oh how delish! I'm not a fan of pecans, but I think they'll be ok with almonds, don't you think?

  6. YUM! I haven't had snowball cookies in ages. They are so yummy!

  7. They look so Yummy!These are my favorite favortie cookies and I make them every year. It's almost time to do mine and my girls can't wait! What a beautiful picture and presentation! :o)

  8. Those look really good!

    I'd love for you to stop by my blog on Thursday for my Christmas Recipe Party!

  9. These look yummy...I know I could adapt tis to be GFCF for my kids and me...

    If you have time...please link this up to Creative Juice Thursday...

    Hope to see you there!

    nicolette @


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