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Snowball Sandies

Great recipe from Gooseberry Patch's Gifts from the Kitchen for the classic holiday favorite, Snowball Sandies
Prep Time20 mins
Cook Time10 mins
Servings: 3 dozen
Author: Cris


  • 1 Cup Butter- Softened
  • 1 1/2 Cup Powdered Sugar- Divided
  • 1 tsp Vanilla Extract
  • 2 1/4 Cup All Purpose Flour
  • 1/4 tsp Salt
  • 3/4 Cup Chopped Walnuts


  • Combine Butter, 1/2 Cup of Powdered Sugar and Vanilla.
  • Beat with mixer until creamy.
  • Gradually add flour, salt and nuts and mix well.
  • Form into 1 inch balls and place on ungreased baking sheet.
  • Bake at 400 degrees for 10-12 minutes.
  • Place remaining powdered sugar in a gallon sized baggie.
  • Add a few warm cookies at a time to the bag and shake.
  • Remove cookies and let cool. Then repeat for a second coat of sugar.