Russian Tea Balls

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Terry Brooks

By
@Terrykb11

My mom has been making these for Christmas ever since I can remember! It's just not Christmas until I make them.

Rating:

★★★★★ 3 votes

Comments:
Serves:
Makes 6 1/2 dozen
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
20 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

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2 c
butter, softened
4 c
all purpose flour
4 c
walnuts, chopped
1 c
sugar
4 tsp
vanilla extract
1 tsp
salt

How to Make Russian Tea Balls

Step-by-Step

  • 1Cream the butter, sugar, and vanilla til fluffy and light.
  • 2Mix together flour and salt, and add to creamed mixture. Stir in the nuts.
  • 3Shape into 1" balls and place 1 1/2" apart on cookie sheet. Bake for 20 min at 325 degrees.
  • 4Cool on cookie rack and then roll in powdered sugar.

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About Russian Tea Balls

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Collection: Christmas Recipes




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