These are one of the cookies that I always make for the holidays. Everyone loves them! Beware… these are very addicting!!
1/2 cup Butter
2 Tbsp Sugar
1/8 tsp Salt
1 tsp Vanilla
1 cup Pecans, ground fine
1 cup Cake Flour
Beat butter until soft.
Add the sugar, salt and vanilla and blend until creamy.
Stir the pecans and cake flour into the butter mixture.
Chill for 1/2 hour.
Roll dough into small balls (about 1/2 tablespoon each).
Place on a lightly greased baking sheet or a silpat.
Bake at 300 degrees for 45 minutes.
Remove from oven and let stand 1 minute.
Roll puffs while still hot in confectioners sugar.
Allow to cool and roll then again in confectioners sugar.