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    Walnut Balls

    Walnut Balls. Photo by Queen JaLaNa

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    Total Time:

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    Cook Time:

    27 mins

    15 mins

    12 mins

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    Ingredients:

    Yield:

    balls

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    Directions:

    1. 1
      Cream butter, sugar, and vanilla until fluffy.
    2. 2
      Sift flour and salt together; add to creamed mixture.
    3. 3
      Mix well; stir in walnuts.
    4. 4
      Shape dough into walnut-sized balls.
    5. 5
      Bake on ungreased cookie sheet at 375 degrees for 12 to 15 minutes.
    6. 6
      Remove from cookie sheet with spatula.
    7. 7
      When still warm but cool enough to handle, roll in powdered sugar.

    Ratings & Reviews:

    • on December 23, 2002

      55

      Yum yum yum! These are tasty little morsels! I had a whole bunch of chopped walnuts to use so I picked this recipe and I'm so glad I did! The cookies stay in the ball shape after baking and have the most wonderful delicate and light shortbread texture! They are nutty and lightly sweet and delicious! You can easily pop them in your mouth one after the other so you may want to double the recipe! Watch your oven carefully - my first batch came out with the bottoms a little darker than I would have liked after 13 minutes. My suggestion would be to bake for 10 minutes and then check them. Also, roll the cookies a second time through some sifted powdered sugar after they have cooled for an even coating. Thanks so much! I doubt if any of these last long enough to make it to my Christmas table!

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    • on October 20, 2003

      55

      Sara Fish said everything I had planned on saying. I made them exactly as the recipe stated and had 48 balls.I ground up my walnuts in the food prosessor, and they came out in tiny, tiny pieces, just right. I also found the 1st pan came out a little dark on the bottom so I lowered the temp to 360 for the second batch and cooked for 15 min. I used margarine but I bet they would be even better with butter, if thats possible.

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    • on December 25, 2007

      55

      Great flavor, we used whole wheat flower so they were more crumbly but still were great.

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    Nutritional Facts for Walnut Balls

    Serving Size: 1 (791 g)

    Servings Per Recipe: 1

    Amount Per Serving
    % Daily Value
    Calories 90.7
     
    Calories from Fat 63
    70%
    Total Fat 7.0 g
    10%
    Saturated Fat 2.7 g
    13%
    Cholesterol 10.1 mg
    3%
    Sodium 52.2 mg
    2%
    Total Carbohydrate 6.1 g
    2%
    Dietary Fiber 0.4 g
    1%
    Sugars 1.6 g
    6%
    Protein 1.3 g
    2%

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