Pecan-Cheddar Buttons

Pecan-Cheddar Buttons Recipe
Photo: Jennifer Davick; Styling: Buffy Hargett


Makes about 4 1/2 dozen
Total time: 3 Hours

Recipe from

Southern Living

Recipe Time

Total: 3 Hours


2 egg whites
2 teaspoons water
2 cups finely chopped pecans


Preheat oven to 300°. Prepare dough, and shape into 1-inch balls. Whisk together egg whites and water. Dip balls in egg white mixture, and roll in pecans. Place 1 inch apart on parchment paper-lined baking sheets. Bake 1 hour; cool on baking sheets on wire racks 30 minutes.