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Snowball Cookies

Categories: Cookies

Submitted by: Pamela Meeks

These melt in your mouth! Everyone has a version of this mouth-watering cookie that comes from south of the border. These are perfect.


  • 1 c. butter softened
  • 1/2 tsp. vanilla extract
  • 1 c. powdered sugar plus additional for garnish
  • 1 3/4 c. Clabber Girl Cornstarch
  • 1/4 tsp. salt
  • 2 c. all-purpose flour


Preheat oven to 375 degrees F. 

In a large bowl cream the butter and sugar; add vanilla extract. Stir in flour, corn starch and salt.  Mix until thoroughly combined and chill for 1 hour.

Preheat oven to 375 degrees F.; prepare a cookie sheet by lining with parchment paper or spraying with cooking spray.

Shape into 1-inch balls and place on baking sheet.  Bake at 375 degrees F. for about 10 minutes or until just brown.

Cool on wire cooling rack for 10 to 15 minutes, then roll in confectioners' sugar until thoroughly coated.

Store in covered container. Makes about 12-18 cookies, depending on size.

Recipe by Pamela Meeks.