Mexican Wedding Cakes
This is a triple recipe - smaller portion recipe is noted at the end of the directions.
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- 1 1/2 lb
- stick margarine
- 6 c
- all purpose flour
- 1 Tbsp
- 1 c
- plus 2 tablespoons of powdered sugar
- 3 c
- finely chopped nuts
1Mix all ingredients together - using your hands works best.
2Form into balls the size of large walnuts - place on greased cookie sheet. If desired 1/2 of a candied cherry pressed into the top of each ball gives them a festive air for holidays.
3Bake at 350 just until set and very lightly golden brown on the bottom.
4After they have cooled - and best just before serving - roll in sifted powdered sugar.
5NOTE: This is a triple recipe. For smaller amount, use 1/2 lb margarine, 6 Tbsp powdered sugar, 2 cups of flour, 1 cup nuts and 1 tsp of vanilla.