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Monday, February 1, 2010

SOFT AND CHEWY PECANS COOKIES

INGREDIENTS:
(for 6 dozen cookies)
1-1/4 cups granulated sugar,
1-1/4 cups packed brown sugar,
1-1/2 cups butter, softened,
2 teaspoons vanilla extract,
3 eggs, room temp.,
4-1/4 cups all purpose flour,
2 teaspoons baking soda,
2 cups chopped pecans;
DIRECTIONS:
Preheat oven to 375 F. In a large bowl, beat granulated sugar, brown sugar and butter with electric mixer on medium speed until light and fluffy, scrapping bowl occasionally. Beat in vanilla extract and eggs until well blended. On low speed, beat in flour, baking soda and salt until combined, scraping bowl occasionally. Stir in chopped pecans.
Drop dough by rounded tablespoonfuls 2 inches apart onto ungreased cookie sheet.
Bake 8 to 10 minutes or until light golden brown. Cool one minute before removing from cookie sheets.
Enjoy!





14 comments:

  1. I love this cookies...and I love your blog, so colorful!

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  2. About Nina, this recipe I like. Fast, easy, tasty, just for me. I would bake.
    Thank you! ;)

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  3. Very very lovely!!!
    xxx

    Nina..could you help me?
    I use buttercream to make rose.
    I ve seen wilton recipe.
    There is shortening, do you know with wich other product I can substitute it?
    Sorry for my English.
    thank you a lot.
    Bye

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  4. Wow!!!! Cookies are simply yumm...awesome pics.

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  5. Nina..very kind!!
    yes.
    I know that butter is better than shortening.
    But I needed be sure it was the exact solution.
    Very very thanks!!!
    besos

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  6. @ Arabafelice, thank you sweetie! I also have all the respect for your talent and creativity ! XO

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  7. @ Anna, I'm glad you lake it; thanks for visit and comment! xo

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  8. @ Michela bella, I'm glad I helped a little...
    kisses to you ....

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  9. @ Rachana Kothari,thank you so much! XO

    @ Mamatkamal, cheers to you too, XO

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  10. Just need a glass of milk and I'm in heaven. These are just sensational.

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  11. Katy, if this is what it takes (cookies and milk)to feel like you're in heaven, then Santa Claus really exists! hahaha...

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