Ginger-Macadamia Nut Snowballs

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Total Time
25 mins
16 mins

This recipe was posted in one of my many cooking magazines. The recipe is from Jenny Humphries of Ocean View, Hawaii.

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  1. In a large bowl, cream butter and 3/4 c confectioners sugar until blended. Beat in lemon peel and lemon extract. Gradually beat in flour. Stir in nuts and ginger. Refrigerate for 1 hour or until easy to handle.
  2. Shape dough into 1" balls; place 2" apart on a parchment lined baking sheet. Bake at 350 for 14-16 minutes or until lightly browned.
  3. Roll warm cookies in remaining confectioners sugar. Cool on wire rack. When cooled roll cookies in confectioners sugar again.