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Grandma Accorso's Butterball Cookies Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Lorraine Watson & Sheralyn Fenton
Added: Tuesday, October 6, 2009

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
2 cups mixed nuts - minced
2 cups flour
1 cup butter
1/2 cup sugar
1/2 tsp.salt
1 tsp. grated orange rind
1 tsp. vanilla - (Optional) - (Other variations of this family recipe omit the vanilla)

10x confectionery sugar - (for coating)

Directions:
Directions:
Mix all ingredients except confectionary sugar together. Roll into small balls (about 2" or smaller and place on cookie sheet. Bake at 350 for 12-15 min. until bottoms are golden brown. Roll the semi-cooled cookies into confectionery sugar. Coat well and place on cookie sheet to cool completely.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
4 doz.
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
45 mins
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
Diane also makes these yummy cookies. Her recipe is:
1 lb butter
8 tablespoon sugar
4 teaspoons vanilla
5 cups flour
1 cup chopped walnuts
Same directions as the other. Note that the butter has to be soft. Dad's favorite!!!

 

 

 

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