1001 Pecan Delights

1001 Pecan Delights

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

YIELDS

3 to 3 1/2 dozen cookies

INGREDIENTS

  • 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® Confectioners Sugar , for dusting

INSTRUCTIONS

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 confectioners' sugar and cool on wire rack.

 

QUICK TIP

Click here for the 1001 Cookie Starter Mix.