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Pecan Puffs Recipe

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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 c. butter (must be butter)
4 tbsp. sugar
2 tsp. vanilla
2 c. pecan meats ground coarsely
2 c. cake flour
1 c. confectioners sugar

Directions:
Directions:
Beat shortening until soft and add sugar. Blend well. Add vanilla and nut meats. Sift flour before measuring, then add it and mix well. Roll in small balls 1 to 1 inches in diameter. Place on greased cookie pan. Bake in 300 oven for 30-45 minutes. While still hot, roll in confectioners sugar and roll again when cold.
Makes 5 dozen cookies.

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
This was always a cookie that was made for Christmas by Mom. They were loved by all, but especially the Carroll family!

 

 

 

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