Santa's Whiskers

Recipe by Ann Stone
READY IN: 27mins
SERVES: 24
YIELD: 4 dozen
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
  • 1
    cup softened butter
  • 1
    cup sugar
  • 2
    teaspoons milk
  • 1
    teaspoon vanilla
  • 2 12
    cups flour
  • 14
    cup chopped candied cherry (red or green or combination of both)
  • 12
    cup chopped nuts
  • 34

DIRECTIONS

  • Beat butter and sugar.
  • Add milk and vanilla.
  • Gradually stir in flour, mixing well.
  • Stir in nuts.
  • Form into 2 logs, approx 1 1/2 inches in diameter.
  • Roll in coconut until each log is well coated.
  • Wrap in plastic wrap or waxed paper.
  • Chill an hour or longer.
  • Cut 1/4-inch slices and bake at 375°F for 12 minutes.