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

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