Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 10 mins

This is one of my favorite Christmas cookies, they definitely don't last long around our house. This recipe makes about 3 dozen cookies, depending on the size you make them.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Cream butter and sugar.
  2. Add vanilla and water, then combine with flour and nuts.
  3. Chill for 2 hours.
  4. Roll into small balls placing them on a cookie sheet.
  5. Bake at 350 for 8-10 minutes.
  6. Roll balls in powdered sugar while hot.


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my mom makes these every year for christmas and they are great - they remind me of shortbread with a tasty twist!

StrDaisy December 15, 2004

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