Italian Wedding Cookies
15 mins (cooking 15)
6 ingredients
80 servings
Also sometimes called 'Mexican wedding cookie', 'Russian tea cakes', or 'butterballs', can also be shaped into crescents. You can also substitute pecans and they are very good as well. This is the best version of these I have ever seen, it was given me by a friend who grew up in central Europe.

Categories:  holiday , <-15-mins , european , italian , hand-formed-cookies , oven , wedding , quick , number-of-servings , equipment , cookie-and-brownie , time-to-make , dessert ,
Share on Newzsocial



Serving Size (13.81 g)
Servings 80
Amount per Serving
Calories 75.35 Calories from Fat 52.47
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 5.83g 717.89%
Saturated Fat 0.92g 366.78%
Trans Fat 0.0g %
Cholesterol 0.0mg 0.0%
Sodium 64.95mg 216.49%
Total Carbohydrate 4.75g 126.56%
Dietary Fiber 0.68 g 218.3%
Sugars 0.35 g %
Protein 1.46g 234.07%
Vitamin A 158.87IU% Vitamin C 0.01mg%
Calcium 13.99mg% Iron 0.38mg%
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your diet value must be higher or lower depending upon your calorie needs:
  Calories 2,000 2,500
Total Fat Less Than 65g 80g
Sat Fat Less Than 20g 25g
Cholesterol Less Than 300mg 300mg
Sodium Less Than 2,400mg 2,400mg
Total Carb   300g 375g
Dietary Fiber   25g 30g
Potassium   3,500 mg
Protein   50 g
Calories Per Gram
Fat 9β€’Carbohydrate 4β€’Protein 4
*Nutrition information was calculated excluding the following ingredients:
confectioners' sugar, confectioners' sugar