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Fran's Greek Butter Cookies

Rated as 4 out of 5 Stars

"When I was a little girl one of my favorite teachers taught me this wonderful recipe."
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servings 308
Original recipe yields 12 servings (2 1/2 dozen)


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  1. Cream butter, add sugar gradually cream until smooth. Blend in flour. Stir in nuts, water, and vanilla. Mix well.
  2. Shape into small 1 inch balls, press down while pressing in 1 whole clove on ungreased baking sheet.
  3. Bake at 350 degrees F (175 degrees C) for 20 minutes. While still warm roll into confectioners' sugar. If desired roll again when cooled.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 308 calories; 22 24.7 4 41 116 Full nutrition

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I've been seeing this kind of cookie recipe for a while, and decided to try this (it's a good way to use up some whole cloves I have on hand). I didn't think I made the cookies very big, and my ...