Russian Tea Cakes

Recipe by Miss Erin C.

These are the cookies that must be made at Christmas at my house. If these are the only cookies made, so be it, but they must be made.

Top Review by troyh

These are delicious, one of my favorite cookies of all time. Just had them out our cookie exchange and I can't stop eating them!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Cream butter and sugar, add remaining ingredients, except for powdered sugar.
  2. Roll into balls, small, about a"quarter" in diameter.
  3. Bake for 5 minutes on 275F, then 20 minutes at 350F degrees.
  4. Roll in powdered sugar while still hot, we usually do 2-3 coatings of sugar.

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