Pecan Puffs
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A familiar American holiday treat featuring our beloved pecans!
Recipe type: Dessert
Cuisine: Holiday
Serves: 5-6 dozen
  • 2 cups butter
  • 1 cup powdered sugar
  • 5 cups flour
  • 2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract
  • 2 cups finely chopped pecans
  1. Heat oven to 350 degrees F.
  2. Cream butter and sugar; add vanilla.
  3. Stir in flour and nuts.
  4. Roll into small (1 inch) balls.
  5. Chill for 1 hour.
  6. Bake for 25 minutes.
  7. Remove from oven, roll in powdered sugar while hot.
  8. Roll in powdered sugar a second time when cool.
  9. Eat 'em up!
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