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Butter Ball Cookies Recipe

Hello everybody! The holiday’s are quickly approaching and so I want to share with you an easy butter ball cookies recipe! They are so good, you won’t even want to share them with Santa. 😉

Ingredients:

  • 2 sticks of butter
  • 1/4 cup powdered sugar
  • 2 cups white flour
  • 1 tsp. baking powder
  • 1 Tbsp. water
  • 2 tsp. vanilla extract
  • 1 cup walnuts

Makes 52 butter balls!

Preheat oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit. Add butter and powdered sugar to a mixing bowl and use a hand mixer, on low, to mix together.

 Next, sift the baking powder and flour into the mix. Add the water and vanilla extract and begin mixing all together on low. Once mixed together, add the walnuts and mix on low.

After fully mixed together, grab a small amount of dough and begin rolling it into a small ball...

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Tiramisu Recipe

tiramisu

Hello everybody! I don’t know about you, but when I think of an Italian dessert, tiramisu is what comes to mind. When I was a cook in restaurants back in Italy, tiramisu was the most requested dessert on the menu. So today I will be sharing with you my recipe for tiramisu.

Ingredients:

  • 2 cups of brewed coffee, cold
  • 1 package Lady Fingers
  • 2 shots of Amaretto (4 oz)
  • 2-3 shots of rum (4-6 oz)
  • 6 eggs
  • 3/4 cups sugar
  • 1 lbs. mascarpone cheese (room temperature)
  • pinch of salt
  • cocoa powder

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tiramisu tiramisu

Begin by pouring 1-2 cups of the cold, brewed coffee into a big bowl. Add 2 shots of amaretto and 2-3 shots of rum to the coffee in the bowl. Crack the eggs one by one and place the egg yolk in one bowl and the egg white in another. Add the 3/4 cups of sugar to the bowl with the 6 egg yolks...

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