Mom's Christmas Snowball Cookies Recipe

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Mom's Christmas Snowball Cookies

Sharon Perez

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@Pueblohi

My earliest memories are of my family making these at Christmas time. Now that my parents are no longer with me. When I make them, my parents are with me in my happy childhood memories.


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Rating:

Serves:

make 2 1/2 dozen

Prep:

10 Min

Cook:

20 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

1 c
butter, room temperature
3 Tbsp
powdered sugar
1 tsp
pure vanilla extract
1/2 tsp
almond extract
2 c
flour
1/2 c
coursely chopped pecans or walnuts
1 c
powdered sugar

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Cream butter, three tablespoons powdered sugar, vanilla and almond extracts. Stir in flour and nuts. Shape by hand in to walnut sized balls. Place on ungreased sheet pan. All of the cookies will fit on one sheet pan.
2
Bake at 350 degrees for 20 minutes. Cool cookies on sheet pan for 10 minutes. Roll cookies in remaining powdered sugar that has been sifted.Enjoy!

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Nuts
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: For Kids, Heirloom