Snowball surprise

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Lynn Socko

By
@lynnsocko

This is a classic cookie recipe found in most cookbooks, but with a little "Lynn" twist.

Rating:
★★★★★ 3 votes
Comments:
Serves:
3 dozen
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
15 Min

Ingredients

1 c
real butter, unsalted, softened
1/2 c
powdered sugar, sifted
1 Tbsp
water
1 tsp
vanilla
2 c
all purpose flour, sifted
1/2-1 c
pecans, finely chopped, opt
1 pkg
chocolate chunks

1 CUP POWDERED SUGAR FOR COATING

How to Make Snowball surprise

Step-by-Step

  • 1Cream softened butter, add 1/2 c. powdered sugar, beat till combined, scraping bowl. Beat in water and vanilla. Beat in as much flour as you can, then stir in any remaining flour, stir in pecans.
  • 2Shape dough into 1" balls (heaping teaspoonful), poke hole in the center with fingertip, insert 2-3 chocolate chunks, push dough up and over chocolate. Roll ball in your hand to seal.
  • 3Place 1" apart on ungreased cookie sheet. Bake 325° for 15 min. or till bottoms are lightly browned. Once cooled, gently shake cookies in ziploc bag with 1 c. powdered sugar.

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About Snowball surprise

Course/Dish: Cookies, Chocolate
Other Tag: Quick & Easy