Mexican Wedding Cookies















Ingredients

  • 1 cup all purpose flour
  • 1/2 cup butter
  • 3 tbsp of confectioners sugar
  • 1/3 cup toasted nuts(pecan, walnuts etc)
  • 1/2 tsp vanilla extract
  • a pinch of salt


Directions

   Preheat oven to 350 degree
F. Put the toasted nuts in a food
processor with a tbsp of flour
and process to a fine powder
(To toast the nuts, bake it for
5-6 minutes  until light brown).
 Beat the butter and sugar
together with an electric mixer
until fluffy. Add the vanilla extract
and blend together. Add the flour
and salt and blend together. Add
 the nuts and mix together and
refrigerate about an hour. Make
about5 1 inch size balls  from the
dough and place it in a cookie
sheet. lined with a parchment paper. Place them 1 inch apart. Bake for 15 minutes until the sides are slightly brown. Cool down and sprinkle with  confectioners sugar.

22 Comments:

Soumya said...

delicious sweet...yum yum!

Sharmilee! :) said...

Looks very tempting

Home Cooked Oriya Food said...

delicious! looks great!

Subhie Arun said...

delicious sweet....yummy...hapi new yr

sanjeeta kk said...

Looks plump and cute, easy to bake too!

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Veggie Hut said...

oh wow! looking gorgeous!

Priya said...

Scrumptious cookies, looks beautiful..

Rachana said...

Cookies look great.

Kairali sisters said...

Super..i love these soo much...

Gulmohar said...

Love them..looks great. Happy New year !

Nisha said...

Happy New Year.

Beautiful Cookies

Suja Sugathan said...

Looks gorgeous..Happy New Year.

Swathi said...

mexican wedding cookies looks awesome.

Jisha said...

awesome cookies..very tempting..

Sathya Sankar said...

Delicious cookies. Happy new Year !

dhanya said...

My Fav too.I made a lot of these cookie and took it to India.Everyone luved it:)

Prathibha said...

The cookies look classy..just the wedding style..:)

Akila said...

yummy cookies

Reshmi said...

wow...vrinda..its really yummylecious...i loved the name of it mexican wedding cookies...just like we used to c in wedding ceremonies...beauitful picture..

meltingbutter.com said...

never had something like this before! they look great! :)

Maya said...

These are so good!!!

Angie's Recipes said...

These look great! I wish some for my afternoon tea. :-))

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