Pecan Puffs

Yield: 

about 30 cookies

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I make these every year (not

I make these every year (not this exact recipe, but similar). They are always a huge hit. They melt in your mouth. Must warn you, though. They are adictive! Make extra or you'll regret that you didn't. One bit of advice, NO, you can't use margarine. Only butter.

We use walnuts (cheaper),

We use walnuts (cheaper), also make them into little logs, "Yule Logs". Oh and they do freeze well...just be sure they are thawed before you bite into them.;) Make double as they do disapper fast.

I'm sad that heritage gets

I'm sad that heritage gets lost as time goes by. These cookies are part of our melting pot of the U.S. and are traditionally known as Russian Tea Cakes or Mexican Wedding Cakes. Delicious & always part of our Christmas baking. (enhance taste w/ 1/4 t salt) :-)

Very tasty and easy to make

Very tasty and easy to make everyone loved them.

These are WONDERFUL! We love

These are WONDERFUL! We love pecans. I made plates up and took them around last year at Christmas and these were a hit with all the neighbors. My family LOVES them too!