Total Time
1hr 4mins
Prep 55 mins
Cook 9 mins


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Cream butter in large mixing bowl.
  3. Gradually add brown sugar and granulated sugar.
  4. Cream well.
  5. Add unbeaten egg yolk and vanilla and beat well.
  6. Blend in sifted flour to form a stiff dough.
  7. Shape dough into small balls.
  8. Place on greased cookie sheet. Flatten cookies with bottom of glass dipped in sugar.
  9. Bake at 350 degrees for 7-9 minutes, till golden brown (do not overbrown.) Cool before frosting.
  10. Garnish with pecan halves.
Most Helpful

can you put more butter in this recipe .

sadie44 November 01, 2008

These came out pretty good. I little on the dry side but maybe that is the way they were supposed to be? Thank you for sharing.

looneytunesfan January 21, 2006