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a recipe by
Adrienne May
New Castle, DE

These pretty cookies just melt in your mouth! Be prepared for folks to ask you for the recipe. These cookies are addictive.

cook time 20 Min
method Bake

Ingredients For sandies

  • 1 c
  • 1/3 c
    granulated sugar
  • 2 tsp
  • 2 tsp
  • 2 c
    all purpose flour sifted
  • 1 c
    pecans finely chopped
  • powdered sugar

How To Make sandies

  • 1
    Preheat oven to 325
  • 2
    Cream butter and sugar. Add water and vanilla and mix well. Add flour and nuts and mix until well blended. Chill dough for 4 hours.
  • 3
    Shape dough into balls and place on ungreased cookie sheets. Bake for 20 minutes. Remove from sheets and cool slightly. Roll in powdered sugar.