Dad's Nut Rolls

Dad's Nut Rolls Recipe

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Donna Shannon


My dad always made these for the holidays, they just melt in your mouth.


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10 Min


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2 pkg
8 oz. cream cheese room temp.
1 lb
butter, softened
egg yolks, reserve whites
1/2 c
1 tsp
6 c
powdered sugar


egg whites beaten
2/3 c
4 c
ground walnuts

How to Make Dad's Nut Rolls


  • 1mix first 6 ingrediants well and chill over night
  • 2Beat egg whites till stiff add nuts and sugar . Mix well.
  • 3Roll dough onto powder sugar wax paper. Cut into squares. Put filling in corner of each square. Roll to look like a cresant.Put onto sprayed cookie sheet. Bake at 375 for 12 minutes or till nicely browned.
  • 4Makes 6 - 8 doz. depends on how big your squares are. Can be frozen.

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Course/Dish: Cookies

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