I love holiday baking!
The delicious cookie recipe I'm sharing below is guaranteed to make everyone in your household smile.
The recipe is mentioned in my sweet romance holiday read,
Candleglow and Mistletoe.
Butter Ball Cookies Recipe:
Yield 3-4 dozen cookies
A small number of simple ingredients result in a flavorful, delicious cookie!
1 cup butter (2 sticks) Leave butter on counter at least 2 hours beforehand
(Do not use margarine or light butter.)
1 teaspoon vanilla
½ cup powdered confectioner’s sugar
2 ½ cups flour
1 cup chopped nuts (optional)
butter and sugar until well blended. Add vanilla, flour, and nuts if
desired. Mix thoroughly. Shape into small balls. Place on an ungreased
Bake in a 400 degree oven for 15 minutes. Watch
closely as they will burn if left in too long. Oven times and
temperatures may vary.
Note: Dough is very crumbly, but the warmth of your hands will make them easier to shape.
While still warm, roll in a a small amount of additional confectioner’s sugar.
Do you have a favorite cookie you enjoy baking during the holidays? Please leave your comments below. One lucky random winner will receive a free ebook copy of my sweet romance novella,
A Snowy White Christmas! Check back to our blog on Monday for winner announcement.
What's in your holiday stocking?
Enjoy the holiday season with my sweet holiday romances!
A Snowy White Christmas
Candleglow and Mistletoe
Wishing you a season so happy you’ll remember it for always. Happy holidays!
Riviera is a USA TODAY Bestselling Author of contemporary,
inspirational, and historical sweet romances that read like Hallmark
movies. She lives in the Charlotte, NC, area with her wonderfully
supportive husband.They share their home with an adorable Shih Tzu who
constantly needs grooming and an old house forever needing renovations.
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