Walnut Balls

ali Bresnahan


(the best part of the walnut?)

throw a few of these little cuties in with a gift basket or just on a plate for variety.


★★★★★ 1 vote

makes about 4 dozen
30 Min


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  • 2 stick
    butter, softened
  • 2 tsp
  • 2 c
  • 1/4 c
  • 1/2 tsp
  • 2 c
    walnuts, chopped fine
  • ·
    powdered sugar

How to Make Walnut Balls


  1. Preheat oven to 350. Spray Pam on cookie sheet. Cream butter and vanilla together in large bowl. In another bowl, mix flour, sugar and salt. Add to butter mixture. Mix well, add walnuts, mix again.
  2. Shape dough into balls and place on cookie sheet, an inch apart.
  3. Bake for 30 minutes, or until bottoms are lightly browned. Place on wire racks. While cookies are still warm, roll in powdered sugar. Return to racks to cool.
  4. When they are completely cool, roll in powdered sugar again, if desired.

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About Walnut Balls

Course/Dish: Cookies

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