1001 Pecan Delights

1001 Pecan Delights

Covered in powdered sugar, these pecan cookies are melt-in-your-mouth holiday essentials.


3 to 3 1/2 dozen cookies


  • 4 cups 1001 Cookie Starter Mix
  • 1 (3-oz.) pkg. cream cheese, softened at room temperature
  • 1 large egg, lightly beaten
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 teaspoon almond extract
  • 1 1/2 cups pecans, finely chopped
  • C&H® Powdered Sugar , for dusting


Preheat oven to 350°F. Grease cookie sheets or line with parchment paper.

In large bowl, mix together cookie mix, cream cheese, egg and extracts. Stir in pecans. Scoop 1 teaspoon dough and shape into 1-inch balls. Place on prepared cookie sheet about 2 inches apart.

Bake 12 minutes. Remove from oven and, while still warm, dust with powdered sugar and cool on wire rack.



Click here for the 1001 Cookie Starter Mix.