Easy Snowball Cookies
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Serves: 24
 
Ingredients
  • 1 cup of butter
  • 1½ cups of powdered sugar
  • ½ tsp of salt
  • 1½ cups of almonds or pecans
  • 3 teaspoons of vanilla
  • 2 cups of flour
Instructions
  1. Preheat oven to 325 degrees Fahrenheit and set un-greased cookie sheet(s) to the side.
  2. Chop nuts in a food processor to finely chop.
  3. In a large bowl, cream the butter, salt and ½ cup of the powdered sugar together until fluffy.
  4. Add in the nuts and vanilla and beat until blended.
  5. Slowly add in flour, mixing well.
  6. Shape into ½-3/4" balls and place on the un-greased cookie sheet.
  7. Bake for 20 minutes. Allow to cool before removing from cookie sheet.
  8. Fill a zippered bag with remaining powdered sugar and gently shake each cookie in bag so it is well coated.
Recipe by Sweet and Simple Living at https://sweetandsimpleliving.com/easy-snowball-cookies/