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Pecan Butterball Cookie Recipe

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Cook Time: 15 minutes

Total Time: 15 minutes

Ingredients:

  • 8 ounces butter
  • 1 tablespoon vanilla
  • 3/4 cup confectioners' sugar
  • 2 cups sifted all-purpose flour
  • 2 cups chopped pecans

Preparation:

Cream butter and stir in vanilla. Gradually work in confectioners' sugar and flour. Add chopped pecans and work into dough. Pinch off dough and roll to form balls about the size of a quarter. Place on greased baking sheets; bake pecan cookies at 300° for 10 minutes, then 5 to 10 more minutes at 325°. Roll pecan cookies in confectioners' sugar while still hot. Makes about 4 dozen pecan butter cookies.

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 5 out of 5
Pecan Butterball Cookie Recipe, Member CindyK1957

This is my Mother's recipe exactly! She is in heaven now, so I wasn't sure where I would be able to find the recipe for her annual batch of Pecan Butterballs. I know, I know! They are buttery and sugary and terrible nutritionally, but honestly nothing says ""Christmas"" to me like the taste of these wonderful little cookies.

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