Brilliant Candy Cookies

I love having these in the fridge just waiting for Christmas company.


  • 1 cup butter
  • 1 cup powdered sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1 t vanilla
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  • 1/2 tsp. baking soda
  • 2 1/2 cup flour
  • 1 cup chopped pecans
  • 1 cup green candied or well drained marachino cherries
  • 1 cup red candied or well drained marachino cherries


Cream butter, sugar, egg and vanilla. Add dry ingredients. Fold in nuts and cherries. Make 4 rolls of dough, wrap in plastic wrap and chill several hours or overnight. Slice in 1/2 inch slices and bake at 350 degrees F for 12-14 minutes.

By Margie Minard from Mount Vernon, OH


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