Print It

Pecan Butter Balls

From ALLAIRE TIMBERS INN

Ingredients

  • 2 cups flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1 cup soft (not runny or whipped) butter or margarine
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla
  • 2 cups plus 1 cup minced pecans
  •   red and green decorator sugar
  • 1/4 cup granulated sugar

Directions

In medium bowl mix four, sugar and salt together. Add butter and vanilla. Work with hands or spoon until well blended. Add 2 cups minced pecans and blend together thoroughly.

Shape into 1 inch balls. Roll balls in the remaining 1 cup minced pecans, or red or green sugar. Put on ungreased cookie sheets. Bake at 325 degrees for F for 25 minutes or until pale brown. Remove to wire racks.