Mothball Christmas Cookies

As mentioned in the story “Good Things Come in Small Packages” from LeAnn’s book, Christmas in Dairyland

These cookies have a rich, buttery flavor, but they are not overly sweet.

– 1 cup of butter
– 1/4 cup of powdered sugar
– 1 teaspoon vanilla
– 2 cups flour
– 1/4 teaspoon salt
– 2 cups chopped walnuts

Combine ingredients.

Chill one hour.

Form into small balls.

Place on greased cookie sheet.

Bake at 250 degrees for one hour.

Roll in powdered sugar while still warm and again when cool.