CHER'S PECAN SANDIES

Cheryl DeQuattro

By
@CherDe

These are so yummy with a glass of milk or hot chocolate.


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Serves:

18 Cookies

Prep:

15 Min

Cook:

15 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

!/2 c
butter, unsalted
1/2 c
packed light brown sugar
1 1/2 tsp
vanilla extract
1/4 tsp
salt
1 c
all purpose flour
1 c
pecans, coarsely chopped

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Preheat oven to 350. Place racks in upper and lower third of oven.
2
In a large bowl beat butter and sugar with electric mixer. Beat till light and fluffy. Beat in vanilla and salt. Turn mixer to low and gradually add flour. Beat till combined. Then, fold in pecans.
3
Roll dough into 1and1/2 inch balls and place on 2 baking sheets, 2 inches apart. Dampen the bottom of a glass with water and lightly flatten each ball.
4
Bake until cookies are golden brown, 15 to 17 minutes. Rotate pans half way through. Transfer to wire racks and let cool. Yields 18 large cookies.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Nuts
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #holiday, #Anytime