Snow Balls in a Jar
A favorite recipe at Christmas that can become someone's
favorite gift. Share it with the ones you love.
1/2 cup confectioners' sugar
2 cups all-purpose flour
1 cup chopped pecans
1 In a medium bowl, combine the confectioners' sugar and flour. Place into a 1
quart canning jar. Put the chopped pecans on top. Close the lid and attach a tag
with the following instructions:
2 Snow Balls,
Preheat the oven to 325 degrees F Grease cookie sheets. In a medium bowl, cream
together 3/4 cup of shortening and 1/4 cup of margarine. Stir in 2 teaspoons of
vanilla. Add the entire contents of the jar, and mix well. Roll dough into 1
inch balls and place them on the prepared cookie sheet. Bake for 20 to 25
minutes, until lightly browned. Cool, and roll in confectioners' sugar.
Makes 4 dozen