Molasses Butterballs Recipe

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MOLASSES BUTTERBALLS

Joanne Sarver

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@Jsar

An old favorite cookie.


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Serves:

Makes about 56 cookies

Prep:

20 Min

Cook:

20 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

1 c
butter
1/4 c
brown sugar, packed
1/4 c
molasses
2 1/4 c
flour
2 c
pecans, finely chopped
1/2 c
powdered sugar

Directions Step-By-Step

1
In a large bowl beat butter till softened. Add brown sugar and molasses and beat until fluffy. Add flour and beat until well mixed. Stir in pecans. Shape dough into 1-inch balls. Place on ungreased cookie sheets. Bake in 325 degrees oven for about 20 minutes or until done. Remove and cool. In a plastic bag gently shake a few at a time in powdered sugar. Makes 56 cookies.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian