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Almond Butter Cookies

Spice Islands®

Almond Butter Cookies


  • Prep Time: 20 minutes
  • Total Time: 35 minutes

36 cookies


1 cup softened butter (no substitutes)

1/2 cup sugar

1 teaspoon Spice Islands® Pure Vanilla Extract

1/2 teaspoon Spice Islands® Pure Almond Extract

1/4 teaspoon salt

1 cup finely chopped pecans

2 cups all-purpose flour

1/4 cup granulated, coarse OR turbinado sugar


Preheat oven to 350ºF.

Cream butter and sugar in large mixer bowl. Stir in vanilla and almond extract; mix until well blended.

Add salt, pecans and flour; stir until stiff dough forms.

Pour 1/4 sugar into shallow bowl.  Form dough into 1-inch balls; roll each in the sugar. Bake for 15 minutes on ungreased baking sheet; cool on wire rack.

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