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    dicentra's Note:

    This is from TOH. These will look so pretty on my Xmas cookie tray. Prep time does not include 3+ hours refrigeration time.

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    1. 1
      In a large mixing bowl, cream butter and powdered sugar. Stir in vanilla. Gradually add flour.
    2. 2
      Stir in pecans. Refrigerate for 3-4 hours or until easy to handle.
    3. 3
      Roll into 1 inch balls. Place 2 inches apart on ungreased cookie sheets. Bake at 350 for 18-20 minutes or until lightly browned.
    4. 4
      Remove to wire racks to cool. Melt white chocolate in the microwave. Di pthe top of each cookie into the chocolate, then the crushed candy canes.

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    Ratings & Reviews:

    • on December 09, 2009


      My husband loved these! Thanks so much for posting.. A wonderful christmas cookie.

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    • on January 08, 2008


      This is a great twist on the traditional pecan sandies. I took these to a cookie exchange and they were a hit! I did use milk chocolate instead of white chocolate because I found the white to be too sweet.

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    • on December 23, 2006


      Excellent - I cut the recipe in half as I didn't need that many. A very tasty, melt in your month, cookie! Thanks for the recipe!

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    Nutritional Facts for Candy Cane Snowballs

    Serving Size: 1 (1352 g)

    Servings Per Recipe: 1

    Amount Per Serving
    % Daily Value
    Calories 1460.3
    Calories from Fat 942
    Total Fat 104.7 g
    Saturated Fat 56.9 g
    Cholesterol 201.5 mg
    Sodium 565.8 mg
    Total Carbohydrate 120.7 g
    Dietary Fiber 4.4 g
    Sugars 51.5 g
    Protein 14.4 g

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    candy canes

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