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Snowball Cookies

  •  4.8 stars stars based on 165 reviews
  •   97% would make this again
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1/2 cup powdered sugar
1/4 teaspoon salt
1 cup butter, softened
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
2 1/4 cups flour
1/2 cup chopped pecans
additional powdered sugar

Cream butter, sugar and vanilla until fully mixed. Add flour with salt to creamed mixture, blend throughly. Add nuts and mix well. Chill dough for 1 hour. Preheat oven to 400F. Shape into 1-inch balls and bake 8-10 minutes. Do not brown. Cool, then roll in powdered sugar.

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Reviews of Snowball Cookies:

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  Anne in Ohio  Nov 18, 2015
Would make this again.
Made these with my granddaughter and they were a fantastic hit!!!!! 4 stars

  jessie in new york  Jan 1, 2014
Would make this again.
Love this recipe! I added more vanilla than called for and they turned out fabulous. 5 stars

  Sara in TN.  Dec 17, 2013
Would make this again.
My aunt use to make these at Christmas and I was so happy when I found this recipe a couple of years ago. Made them and they were a big hit. Sure took me back over 50 years ago when I enjoyed them at her house. Planning on making them this year again. 5 stars

  A cookie baker in Media, PA  Dec 2, 2013
Would make this again.
Same recipe my grandmother used to make when I was a kid, and now my kids love them, too. 5 stars

  Sugaree in Alaska  Dec 24, 2012
Would make this again.
Very simple and a big hit with the kids and esp. the Hubbs! Merry Christmas~ 4 stars

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