From the Old Red Inn & Cottages, North Conway, NH.
Beat butter, powdered sugar, and the vanilla in a large bowl. Stir in flour and salt and almonds. Shape dough into 1-inch balls place about 2 inches apart on ungreased cookie sheet. Bake at 400 degrees for 8 to 9 minutes. Immediately remove from cookie sheet and roll in powdered sugar. Cool completely on wire rack. Roll in powdered sugar again.