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Pecan Cookies Recipe

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This recipe for Pecan Cookies, by , is from The Bates Reidinger Family Cookbook Project, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Kathryn Bates


1 c Margarine
c Granulated Sugar
2 Egg Yokes
c Molasses
2 c Unsifted Flour

c Margarine
c Confectioners Sugar
3 T Molasses
c Chopped Pecans

Cream well margarine and granulated sugar.
Add other ingredients.
Chill for several hours. Roll into balls
Brush lightly with slightly beaten egg whites
Bake 375 for 5 mins

Cook margarine, confectioners sugar and molasses until reaching a full boil.
Remove from heat. Stir in pecans.
Chill until able to form small balls.
Place balls in center of cookies.
Bake for 5 additional minutes.




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