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Chocolate Wedding Cookies

Yield Makes 2 dozen

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup powdered sugar
  • 2 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa
  • 1/2 cup butter or margarine, softened
  • 3/4 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1/4 cup granulated sugar
  • 1/4 cup unsweetened cocoa
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 cup finely chopped pecans

How to Make It

  1. Sift together powdered sugar and 2 tablespoons cocoa. Set aside.

  2. Beat butter at medium speed with an electric mixer until creamy. Add flour and next 3 ingredients, beating until blended. Stir in pecans. (Dough will be stiff.) Shape into 1-inch balls, and place on ungreased baking sheets.

  3. Bake at 400° for 10 minutes. Remove cookies to wire racks, and cool slightly. Roll warm cookies in powdered sugar mixture, and cool completely on wire racks.