Food & Drink

Cookie Palooza: Pecan Fingers

10afd6e22a7991969ceb_IMG_3587.PNG
10afd6e22a7991969ceb_IMG_3587.PNG

WARREN, NJ - Pecan Fingers are another cookie made by our family only at Christmastime. Be sure to dip them once while they are hot, and then sift sugar over them again when they are cool.

Ingredients

  • 1 cup butter, softened
  • 1/2 cup confectioners' sugar
  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1 cup finely chopped pecans
  • Additional confectioners' sugar

Directions

  1. In a large bowl, cream butter and sugar until light and fluffy. Combine flour and salt; gradually add to creamed mixture and mix well. Stir in pecans. 
  2. Shape tablespoonfuls into 2-in. fingers. Place 2 in. apart on ungreased baking sheets. Bake at 350° for 15-18 minutes or until lightly browned. Roll warm cookies in confectioners' sugar; cool on wire racks.Yield: about 4 dozen.

TAP Into Another Town's News:

You May Also Be Interested In

Sign Up for E-News

Passaic Valley

Upcoming Events

Carousel_image_1b366ad927d1eb211133_img_4079

Sun, July 15, 7:00 PM

Passaic Valley High School, Little Falls

"RENT - School Edition" - 10 Year Reunion Concert

Arts & Entertainment Giving Back

Mon, July 16, 1:00 PM

Alfred Baumann Library, Woodland Park

How to Rid Your Home of Toxins

Health & Wellness Home & Garden

Tue, July 17, 6:30 PM

Alfred Baumann Library, Woodland Park

Sing-a-long with Mr. Roger

Arts & Entertainment Education

Carousel_image_7611ce284a8c86d65b64_37d34f9a-c5cd-4fb1-8bf8-b5b7319cb94e

Wed, July 18, 10:00 AM

Paterson Board of Education , Paterson

Teacher Job Fair

Education

Bringing Affordable Housing to New Jersey

July 10, 2018

It is no secret that the cost of living in New Jersey is among the highest in the nation. Coupled with a severe shortage of affordable housing, many of our residents struggle every day to make ends meet. The state would have to provide at least 155,000 new units of affordable housing by 2025 to meet the need for more housing.

Municipalities have not received guidance on how to create and ...

Kessler Foundation Seeks Volunteers for Important Breast Cancer Study

July 13, 2018

Researchers at Kessler Foundation in West Orange are studying new ways of combating breast cancer-related weakness and fatigue. These symptoms can diminish quality of life and often last long after treatment has ended. If you are a woman aged 40-75, who was diagnosed with breast cancer within the past 10 years*, you may qualify for this important research study.

Researchers are examining ...