Pecan Butter Balls

Pecan Butter Balls Recipe

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Vicky Lewis


This was made by my Grandmother at Christmas time.

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yields 3 doz
30 Min
25 Min


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1/4 c
1/2 lb
butter, room temperature
2 tsp
vanilla extract
2 c
1/2 tsp
2 c
pecans, in pieces
confectioners' sugar

How to Make Pecan Butter Balls


  • 1Preheat oven to 325 degrees.
  • 2Cream together sugar and butter until light and fluffy beat in vanilla, add flour and salt blend into soft dough stir in pecans.
  • 3Shape into 1-inch balls. Place 2 inches apart on an ungreased cookie sheet. Bake 25 min. Until cookies are firm and light brown on the bottom. Remove from cookie sheet and roll in confectioner's sugar. Cool and store in airtight container. You may roll twice in confectioner's sugar.

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Course/Dish: Cookies
Other Tag: For Kids

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