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  • Our Favorite Holiday Treats!

    Monday, December 23, 2019   /   by Callie O'Brien

    Our Favorite Holiday Treats!

    The holiday season is full of traditions, the best of which often revolving food. Here are a few of our offices' favorite holiday recipes! 

    Mexican Wedding Cookies

    READY IN: 45mins
    SERVES: 36
    YIELD: 3 dozen




    • Cream together butter and powdered sugar until light and fluffy; stir in vanilla.
    • Whisk together flour and salt; add gradually to butter mixture; stir in chopped nuts.
    • Chill dough if it seems too soft.
    • Form dough into 1 1/4" balls and place onto parchment-lined or ungreased baking sheets.
    • Bake at 400° for 10-12 minutes or just until the cookies start to turn light golden-brown; remove from oven and allow to cool slightly; while cookies are still warm (but NOT hot) remove them from baking sheets and roll, a few at a time, in powdered sugar until evenly coated; cool cookies completely on wire racks.
    • Cookies may (optionally) be rolled in powdered sugar a second time once cooled to room temperature.
    • NOTE: Forming dough into 1" balls will increase yield to 48 cookies.
    • Monkey Bread
    • READY IN: 50mins
      SERVES: 4-6
      YIELD: 1 loaf pan
      UNITS: US



      • In a bag or bowl, place biscuits, sugar, and cinnamon and coat the biscuits well.
      • Spray bundt pan or bread pan with non stick coating.
      • Sprinkle pecans on bottom.
      • Cover with biscuits.
      • Mix butter with sugar and cinnamon.
      • Pour over top.
      • Bake at 350 for 35 minutes.
      • When done cooking, turn pan upside down on a plate, to let the goo run all over.
      • Serve hot.
      Cheesy Potatoes 
    • READY IN: 1hr 10mins
      SERVES: 8-10
      UNITS: US



      • Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
      • Boil potatoes in skins; peel and grate.
      • Heat ¼ cup butter with cream of chicken soup over medium heat.
      • Blend sour cream, onions and cheese into soup until cheese is melted 
      • Stir in potatoes.
      • Place in buttered 9x13 inch baking dish.
      • Sprinkle with salt and pepper.
      • Bake for 45 minutes.

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