Snow Balls
1 cup butter
1/2 cup sugar
2 teaspoons vanilla
2 cups flour (sifted)
2 teaspoons baking powder
1/4 teaspoon salt
8 oz of pecan halves
1 tablespoon water
1 egg white
1 cup flaked coconut
  1. Mix butter, sugar, and vanilla until fluffy
  2. Mix flour and salt into butter mixture
  3. Chill an hour
  4. Roll into 1 inch balls around a pecan half.
  5. Beat egg white and water.
  6. Dip balls in egg mixture, then in coconut
  7. Place on greased cookie sheet
  8. Bake at 350 F for 15 to 18 minutes
  9. Cool on sheet for several minutes, than transfer to wire rack
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