Pecan Cookie Balls
Author/Submitted by: McCormick & Co.
butter or margarine
Place butter in large mixer bowl and cream until soft. Add confectioner's sugar, vanilla extract, nutmeg, and salt. Cream until thoroughly mixed. Stir in flour and pecans.
Shape dough into 1-inch balls and place 1 inch apart on ungreased cookie sheets. Bake 15 to 20 minutes.
Remove from cookie sheets and immediately roll hot cookies in remaining 2 cups sugar. Place sugared cookies on wire racks and set aside to cool. When cool, roll again in sugar.
Preheat oven to 350F.
This is a unique cookie recipe that will be a holiday hit. Pecan Cookie Balls make a great gift idea or "cookie exchange" addition.