Pecan Blossoms cookies are delicious springtime cookies. Nestlé Nesteggs are an added attraction in this festive treat. A perfect snack after hunting for Easter eggs.
- 1 cup (2 sticks) butter
- 2/3 cup granulated sugar
- 1 tablespoon vanilla extract
- 1 2/3 cups all-purpose flour
- 1 cup finely chopped pecans, divided
- 25 to 30 NESTLÉ CRUNCH, BUTTERFINGER or Milk Chocolate NestEggs, unwrapped
BEAT butter, sugar and vanilla extract in large mixer bowl until creamy. Gradually add flour; beat until blended. Add 1/2 cup nuts; beat until well blended. Refrigerate dough for 1 hour or until firm enough to handle.
PREHEAT oven to 375° F.
SHAPE dough into 1 1/4-inch balls; roll balls in remaining nuts. Place on ungreased baking sheets.
BAKE for 10 to 12 minutes. Remove from oven; immediately press 1 Nestlé Nestegg on top of each cookie. Cool for 1 minute; remove to wire racks to cool completely.
Review This Recipe
Since this isn't spring time as I'm writing this, I used chocolate kisses for some and the white kisses for others. Terrific!
I needed something for a last minute event and these really filled the bill. They were super easy, quick, delicious and everybody asked for the recipe!
Love this cookie - It's fast and easy to make, delicious, melts in your mouth.This cookie is so versatile you could put any kind of tasty center on it for any occasion.