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Easy Snowball Cookie Recipe

Easiest Snowball Cookies

With just 6 simple ingredients, this is by far the Easiest Snowball Cookies recipe ever. Perfect for all your cookie platter gifts for friends & neighbors.
Course Dessert
Cuisine American, Mexican
Keyword cookie
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Servings 44 cookies


  • 1 pouch sugar cookie mix 17.5 ounces
  • 1/2 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 cup butter - melted
  • 1 egg
  • 3/4 cup finely chopped pecans
  • 1-1/2 cups confectioner’s sugar


  • Place the confectioner's sugar in a medium-sized bowl & set aside.
  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  • Line a baking sheet with parchment paper & set aside.
  • In a large mixing bowl, combine cookie mix, flour, melted butter & egg. Stir until a soft dough forms.
  • Fold in pecans.
  • Scoop dough & roll into 1" balls, pressing firmly to compact the dough.
  • Place 1" apart on the prepared cookie sheet.
  • Bake 10-12 minutes - until set BUT NOT YET BROWN
  • Cool 2 minutes on the baking sheet before rolling in the bowl of confectioner's sugar to coat the cookies.
  • Place on a wire rack to continue cooling to room temperature before storing in an airtight container.