Snowballs

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Sandra McGrath

By
@SandyJJ

This cookie has been called by many names, Russian tea cakes, mexican wedding cookies.My mother would just call them snowballs. There are also many ways to make them but here is the recipe that I use.

Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Comments:
Serves:
about 20 cookies
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
15 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

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1/2 c
sugar
1 c
( 2 sticks) butter softened
2 1/4 c
flour
1 tsp
vanilla
1 pinch
salt
1/2-3/4 c
chopped walnuts or pecans

How to Make Snowballs

Step-by-Step

  • 1mix well and roll into small balls. Bake 10-15 minutes on a parchment lined cookie sheet at 375 degrees. When done, cool and roll each in confectioner sugar.
  • 2Note: Some recipes say to roll in sugar while warm but I find the sugar can get wet and soggy.You be the judge!

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About Snowballs

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




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