Yuletide Hazelnut Balls Mix in a Jar

2
Stormy Stewart

By
@karlyn255

This is a favorite for those who love hazelnuts.

This recipe has options. Chocolate or regular hazelnut cookies, and choice of things to roll them in.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
2-3 dozen
Prep:
5 Min

Ingredients

  • 1 c
    flour with 1/4 tsp salt
  • 1/2 c
    brown sugar, firmly packed
  • 1
    hazelnuts
  • 1/2 c
    baking cocoa (if making chocolate hazelnut cookies)
  • 1 c
    flour
  • 1 c
    hazelnuts
  • IN A BAGGY

  • ·
    powdered sugar, sprinkles, baking cocoa, or chopped nuts,

How to Make Yuletide Hazelnut Balls Mix in a Jar

Step-by-Step

  1. Layer the following in a 1-quart in order given.

    after you have put the ingredients in the 1 qt jar there is room for a baggy filled with whatever you want them to roll the cookie in after. Colored sprinkles are always fun near Christmas or the 4th of July
  2. Attach the following recipe on a gift tag:

    Yuletide Hazelnut Balls:

    Empty contents of jar into a large bowl. Add 1 cup softened butter and 2 teaspoons vanilla extract. Combine well by using a large wooden spoon or your hands to mix thoroughly. Refrigerate dough for 30 minutes.

    Form dough into 1 1/4-inch balls. Do not make them too large or they will not cook properly. Place 1 inch apart on ungreased cookie sheet. Bake in preheated 375 degree F oven for 15-20 minutes or until set but not brown. Do not over-bake. Let stand 1 minute in pan then remove to wire rack. Cool until barely warm.

    Roll in sifted confectioners sugar, crushed nuts, baking chocolate, or candy sprinkles . Cool completely, then just before serving, roll again in the confectioners sugar if using the powdered sugar or baking cocoa.

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About Yuletide Hazelnut Balls Mix in a Jar

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




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