Candy Cane Snowballs
2 cbutter, softened
1 cconfectioners' sugar
1 tspvanilla extract
3 1/2 call purpose flour
1 cchopped pecans
8 ozwhite candy coating
1/3 to 1/2 ccrushed peppermint candy
How to Make Candy Cane Snowballs
- In a large mixing bowl, cream butter and confectioners' sugar. Stir in vanilla. Gradually add flour. Stir in pecans. Refrigerate for 3-4 hours or until easy to handle.
Roll into 1-inch balls. Place 2-in. apart on ungreased baking sheets. Bake at 350 F. for 18-20 minutes or until lightly browned. Remove to wire racks to cool. In a microwave-safe bowl, melt candy coating; stir until smooth. Dip the top of each cookie into the candy coating, then into the peppermint candy.