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Brazil nuts

Brazilian Nut Snow Balls

Brazil nutsIngredients:

  • ¾ cup butter
  • ½ cup sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla
  • 2 cups self-rising flour
  • ½ teaspoon salt
  • 2 cups ground Brazil nuts
  • Powdered sugar

Directions:

  • Cream butter
  • Add sugar gradually and cream well
  • Stir in egg and vanilla and beat until light and fluffy
  • Sift together flour and salt. Then add to creamed mixture
  • Add in Brazil nuts, mix thoroughly
  • Shape into balls about 2/3 inch in diameter
  • Place on non-greased cookie sheet and bake in pre-heated 350 degree oven for 20 minutes
  • When cool roll in powdered sugar

*Makes about 7 dozen cookies.

 

photo by: jmarconi