A wonderful and delicious change from the traditional snowball cookie, and, with only six ingredients. Easy!!
INGREDIENTS (for 1 servings):
- 1 cup shortening
- 1/4 cup molasses
- 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
- 2 cups all-purpose flour
- 2 cups chopped walnuts
- 1/2 cup confectioners' sugar
Preheat oven to 325 degrees F (165 degrees C).
In a medium bowl, cream the shortening, molasses and vanilla until smooth. Stir in the flour and walnuts. Roll dough into 1 inch balls and place them about 2 inches apart on an unprepared cookie sheet.
Bake for 20 minutes in the preheated oven. Roll cookies in confectioners' sugar when cool.