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Paula Deen's Mexican Wedding Cookies

Last Modified: 02/15/08
First Published: 12/14/07
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This is such a classic and basic cookie recipe that traditionally calls for pecans. Pecans however, are usually quite expensive. In order to make this recipe cheaper, try to find large packs of pecans in discount stores - sometimes you can find good deals...
 

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Servings: 30
Total Cost: $5.06
Cost Per Serving: $0.17
Total Calories: 3,458
Calories/Serving: 115
IngredientVolumeMassCostCalorie
Butter, Unsalted 1 Cup 224.00 Grams $1.00 1,600
Sugar, Powdered Unsifted 1/2 Cup 60.00 Grams $0.20 240
Extract, Vanilla Imitation 1 Teaspoon 4.66 Grams $0.42 0
Flour, White Unbleached All Purpose 1 3/4 Cup 7.44 Ounces $0.24 796
Pecans 1 Cup 120.00 Grams $3.20 822

30 cookies

1 cup unsalted butter, at room temperature
1/2 cup confectioners’ sugar, plus more for coating baked cookies
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1 3/4 cups all-purpose flour, plus more for dusting hands
1 cup pecans, chopped into very small pieces

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