Candy Cane Snowballs Recipe For Christmas Table

Ingredients

  • 2 cups butter, softened
  • 1 cup confectioners’ sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 3-1/2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 cup chopped pecans
  • 8 ounces white candy coating, coarsely chopped
  • 1/3 to 1/2 cup crushed peppermint candy

Directions

  1. In a large bowl, cream butter and confectioners’ sugar until light and fluffy. Beat in vanilla. Gradually add flour and mix well. Stir in pecans. Refrigerate for 3-4 hours or until easy to handle.
  2. Roll into 1-in. balls. Place 2 in. apart on ungreased baking sheets. Bake at 350° for 18-20 minutes or until lightly browned. Remove to wire racks to cool.
  3. In a microwave, melt candy coating, stir until smooth. Dip the top of each cookie into the candy coating; allow excess to drip off. Dip into peppermint candy. Place on waxed paper; let stand until set. Yield: 5 dozen. 
  4. TOTAL TIME: Prep: 25 + chilling Bake: 20 min.
    MAKES:30 servings
It's only fair to share...Share on FacebookShare on Google+Pin on PinterestTweet about this on TwitterShare on RedditShare on LinkedInDigg thisEmail this to someone
Foods
A Vegetarian Recipe – Peanut Butter Bars

This recipe is for a vegetation person who likes a nice dessert . Bring it to your next school event! Prep time: 30 minutes. Ingredients: ¼ c. margarine 1 10-oz. package marshmallows (gelatin-free) 6 c. puffed rice cereal ½ c. peanut butter chips ½ c. chocolate chips peanuts, chopped ½ …

Fitness
Greatest Things About Being Vegetarian

People become vegetarians for many reasons, including health, religious convictions, concerns about animal welfare or the use of antibiotics and hormones in livestock, or a desire to eat in a way that avoids excessive use of environmental resources. Some people follow a largely vegetarian diet because they can’t afford to …

Health
Feeding Your Baby & Best First Foods Your Baby Should be Eating

As a parent, you want only the best for your child and food definitely tops the list. Through good nutrition, you can give a solid start to your baby’s overall growth and development in the coming years. However, feeding babies can be very tricky as they have very sensitive digestive …