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Mexican Christmas Food Ideas - Dinner, Apps, Sides + Desserts

Lil' Luna
Super easy Christmas Mexican Wedding Cookies are soft and buttery with almonds in every bite and covered in powdered sugar.
5 from 6 votes
Prep Time 1 hr 5 mins
Cook Time 16 mins
Total Time 1 hr 21 mins
Course Dessert
Cuisine Mexican
Servings 24
Calories 160 kcal



  • Cream the butter and powdered sugar together in a medium bowl. Then, mix in the vanilla and almond extract.
  • Add the flour and almonds. Mix until just combined.
  • Cover the bowl and chill in the fridge for 1-2 hours.
  • After the dough has chilled preheat the oven to 325°F
  • Shape the dough into balls and roll in powdered sugar and place on a cookie sheet. (Do not spray the cookie sheet). Bake for 16-18 minutes.
  • Once cool roll them in powdered sugar.


Calories: 160kcalCarbohydrates: 14gProtein: 2gFat: 11gSaturated Fat: 5gCholesterol: 20mgSodium: 68mgPotassium: 55mgFiber: 1gSugar: 5gVitamin A: 236IUCalcium: 20mgIron: 1mg
Keyword Christmas Wedding Cookies, Christmas Wedding Cookies Recipes
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