Nutella Stuffed Snowball Cookies are classic cookies that melt in your mount. They’re nutty and filled with an unexpected delight on the inside.

Baked cookies in a box.

Snowball Cookies are often referred to as the Russian Tea Cookies. They’re irresistibly tender with a right pinch of sweetness, making it perfect with a cup of hot tea. The powdered, snowy look adds that nice Christmas feeling to the whole experience.

How to Make Nutella Stuffed Snowball Cookies

  • Add Nutella to a piping bag. Form smalldollops of Nutella on a lined baking sheet. Place it into a freezer while you’re working on the dough.
  • In a mixing bowl, combine sugar with butter. To the mixture, add flour and pecans, whisk to combine all ingredients together.
  • Form circles with the dough, place Nutella pieces on the inside. Fold over and form ball-shaped cookies.
  • Bake cookies at 350F for about 15 minutes or until they’re golden brown.
  • While the Snowball Cookies are still warm, roll them through the powdered sugar. Once they cool, roll them once again through powdered sugar.
Baked cookies in a box.

How to Store Snowball Cookies

Cookies can be stored for up to a week in an airtight container or frozen for a few months. If you choose to freeze them, open the container before you thaw them, to allow the moisture to escape. Thaw completely before serving.

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