1 c butter softened
1/2 c powdered sugar
1/4 tsp salt
1 1/2 tsp vanilla extract
2 1/4 c flour
1 c finely chopped pecans
1 c powdered sugar for dusting
Preheat oven to 350 degrees
In stand mixer cream butter and powdered sugar. Turn to low and mix in salt, vanilla, flour and pecans.
Roll into one inch balls. Place on parchment covered baking sheets a few inches part.
Bake for 11 minutes. Do not over bake
Remove from oven and allow to cool just enough to handle them.
Gently add 3-4 cookies at a time and roll them gently in the bottom of the bag.
Use fork to scoop under each cookie and gently shake to remove excess powdered sugar.
Place on cooling racks. Once completely cooled roll in powdered sugar bag again.