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Nut Butter Balls Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Jory Lindsay
Added: Sunday, April 8, 2007

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
2 c. flour
1/4 c. sugar
1/2 tsp/ salt
1 c. butter (2 sticks), softened
2 tsp. vanilla extract
2 c. finely chopped (in food processor) walnuts
Powdered sugar, in cereal-size bowl

Directions:
Directions:
Preheat oven to 350 F.
Mix together: flour, sugar, salt.
Work in: butter, vanilla.
Add: walnuts.
Mix well.
Shape into 1/2 inch balls.
Roll in powdered sugar.
Place on UN-greased cookie sheet (parchment paper makes clean up easy), about 1/2 inch apart.
Bake for approximately 30 minutes.
Roll in powdered sugar again, while still hot.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
about 5 dozen cookies
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
1 hour
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
A personal favorite. These melt-in-your-mouth yummies are similar to Mexican Wedding Cookies, but without any spices. This recipe was given to me when I was 11 -- by a friend who is now a professional chef!

 

 

 

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