Almond Butter Cookies Recipe

Almond Butter Cookies Recipe

Almond Butter Cookies Recipe
  • icons/brand/timer copy 2 Created with Sketch. Cook Time: 35 Minutes
  • icons/brand/silverware copy Created with Sketch. Yield: 36 cookies
  • Vanilla and almond extracts give this simple cookie fabulous flavor!


  • 1 cup softened butter (no substitutes)
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract, pure
  • 1/2 tsp Pure Almond Extract
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 1 cup finely chopped pecans
  • 2 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1/4 cup granulated, coarse OR turbinado sugar


  1. Preheat oven to 350ºF.
  2. Cream butter and sugar in large mixer bowl.
  3. Stir in vanilla and almond extract; mix until well blended.
  4. Add salt, pecans and flour; stir until stiff dough forms.
  5. Pour ¼ sugar into shallow bowl.
  6. Form dough into 1-inch balls; roll each in the sugar.
  7. Bake for 15 minutes on ungreased baking sheet; cool on wire rack.