Holiday family recipe of buttery cookie balls similar to shortbread filled with chopped nuts and coated in powdered sugar.
Keyword: cookies, dessert, Holidays
1 ½tspvanilla extract
2cupsFlour+ 2 Tbsp
1cupchopped nutswalnuts are what we prefer
additional powdered sugar for tossing the baked cookies in
Mix together the softened butter, powdered sugar, and vanilla extract in one bowl. In a separate bowl mix the flour, salt, and chopped nuts.
Next, blend both bowls together and mix in the nuts.
Preheat oven to 350ºF.
Using a cookie scoop or your hands hands, roll 1" balls of dough and place onto a baking sheet about 2 inches apart.
Proceed to bake the cookies for 10 minutes and allow them to sit cooling on the pan for an additional 2 minutes before tossing into powered sugar, coating them completely. Place onto a cooling rack for 10 minutes and then toss them in powdered sugar one last time.