- 1 (14 ounce) package caramels
- 3 tablespoons water
- 1 1/2 cups chopped pecans
- 1 cup crisp rice cereal
- 3 cups milk chocolate chips
- 1 1/2 teaspoons shortening
- Line two baking sheets with waxed paper.
- Grease the paper and set aside.
- In a large heavy saucepan, combine the caramels and water; cook and stir over low heat until smooth.
- Stir in pecans and cereal until coated.
- Drop by teaspoonfuls onto prepared pans.
- Refrigerate for 10 minutes or until form.
- In a small heavy saucepan, melt chocolate chips and shortening over low heat; stir until smooth.
- Dip candy into chocolate, coating all sides; place on prepared pans.
- Refrigerate until set.
- Store in an airtight container.
- 1 cup butter or margarine
- 1/2 cup powdered sugar, sifted
- 1 teaspoon vanilla
- 2-1/2 cups flour, sifted
- 1/4 teaspoon salt
- 3/4 cup pecans, chopped
- Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.
- Cream butter in large bowl.
- Add sugar, cream until light.
- Stir in vanilla.
- Mix in flour and salt.
- Stir in nuts.
- Shape into balls.
- Place on ungreased cookie sheet and bake in preheated oven for 15 minutes.
- Dust powdered sugar on snowball cookies as soon as they come out of oven.
- After the cookies cool, dust them with powdered sugar again.
- 5/8 cup all-purpose flour
- 1/2 cup rolled oats
- 1/2 cup all-purpose flour
- 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
- 1/2 teaspoon salt
- 1/3 cup packed brown sugar
- 1/3 cup white sugar
- 1/2 cup dried cranberries
- 1/2 cup white chocolate chips
- 1/2 cup chopped pecans
- Layer the ingredients in a 1 quart or 1 liter jar, in the order listed.
- Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).
- Grease a cookie sheet or line with parchment paper.
- In a medium bowl, beat together 1/2 cup softened butter, 1 egg and 1 teaspoon of vanilla until fluffy.
- Add the entire jar of ingredients, and mix together by hand until well blended.
- Drop by heaping spoonfuls onto the prepared baking sheets.
- Bake for 8 to 10 minutes, or until edges start to brown.
- Cool on baking sheets, or remove to cool on wire racks.