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Pecan Puffs

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  Sweet butter 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Granulated sugar 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Vanilla 1 Tablespoon
  Finely chopped pecans 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Cake and pastry flour 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Confectioners sugar 4 Tablespoon

1. Preheat oven to 300°F (180°C).
2. Line two cookie sheets with parchment paper or lightly oil.
3. In a bowl, cream butter and sugar until light and flurry. Stir in vanilla. Add nuts and flour, stir until evenly blended.
4. Roll into small balls, 1-inch (2.5-cm) in diameter, and place on cookie sheets about 2 inches (5 cm) apart. Bake in oven for 30 to 40 minutes, or until lightly golden.
5. Place confectioner's sugar on a small plate. While baked puffs are hot, roll them in sugar.
6. Roll again in sugar when cold.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 2549 Calories from Fat 1562

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 181 g278.9%

Saturated Fat 68.7 g343.4%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 258 mg86%

Sodium 14.6 mg0.6%

Total Carbohydrates 217 g72.2%

Dietary Fiber 22.5 g90%

Sugars 114.5 g

Protein 27 g53.8%

Vitamin A 61.3% Vitamin C 2.1%

Calcium 18.8% Iron 16.3%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Pecan Puffs Recipe