Pecan Cookie Balls

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This is a unique cookie recipe that will be a holiday hit. Pecan Cookie Balls make a great gift idea or 'cookie exchange' addition.

INGREDIENTS (for 2 servings):


  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.
  • Place butter in large mixer bowl and cream until soft. Add 1/2 cup sugar, vanilla extract, nutmeg, and salt. Cream until thoroughly mixed. Stir in flour and pecans.
  • Shape dough into 1-inch balls and place 1 inch apart on ungreased cookie sheets. Bake 15 minutes.
  • Remove from cookie sheets and immediately roll hot cookies in remaining 2 cups sugar. Place sugared cookies on wire racks and set aside to cool. When cool, roll again in sugar.