Butterballs - Toasted Walnut Cookies

Mexican Wedding Cookies - Walnut Christmas Snowballs, Butterballs, Russian Tea Cake
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Retail Price: $28.00
Sale Price: $19.99
Product ID : toasted-walnut-cookies
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Perhaps the Official Cookie Of Christmas called Christmas Snowballs, they're an irresistible cookie Butter Maid knows as a Butterball. A super delicious, melt in your mouth, shortbread type butter cookie with toasted walnuts. We hand chop fresh walnuts, toast them to perfection, and marry them to our hand made sweet cream buttery dough. This cookie bakes to a slight shortbread like crunch, then is tossed in confectioner's powdered sugar. They're very popular across many cultures, daily with coffee and tea or for special occasions, and have taken names accordingly; Russian Tea Cake Cookies, Mexican Wedding Cookies Polvorones and variations of Mantecados are extremely popular in Spain.

Size: Cookies are hand made and therefore vary in size & weight, approximately 12 oz per box.


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Product Reviews

Reviewed by Mary Ann Lemke
04/13/2019 - 07:08:54 PM
So Impressed
I received these cookies when I ordered 6 kolachis. I just want to say they were fantastic!! I did not expect them to be so very delicious. I can honestly say I loved them!!
Reviewed by larrykety
larrykety bought "Butterballs - Toasted Walnut Cookies" on our website
04/11/2019 - 10:16:24 AM
These are my most favorite cookies in the world. I had them as a child and always looked to find them for years. I am now 62 years old and am living out those memories from my childhood.
Reviewed by Sam
04/06/2019 - 05:13:01 PM
Being Italian
The cookies are wonderful and brings back memories
of famyly gatherings such as weddings. I have not had such wonderful cookies for sometime.
Reviewed by Asmandura
Asmandura bought "Butterballs - Toasted Walnut Cookies" on our website
04/05/2019 - 03:49:45 PM
Melt in your mouth
These are yummy ! They have lots of good size walnut pieces.
Reviewed by Lynne
04/05/2019 - 03:22:01 PM
What a Treat!!
Treated myself to these delightful cookies, exceeded my expectations!!
Reviewed by mme
04/04/2019 - 05:18:33 PM
Butteball cookies stale
These cookies were dry instead of crumbly and tasted stale. I will not buy them again.
Reviewed by Sue
04/03/2019 - 02:02:00 PM
Walnut cookies
I bought these at Christmas time and everyone loved them. I ordered them again in March and my son made them disappear in 1 day. That should say just how good they were.
Reviewed by Owlbe_me
03/29/2019 - 07:56:27 PM
Everything I ordered was sooo good and close to what I baked when I was able.
Kolachi’s and ladylocks and butterballs were as tasty as my homemade which I’m not able to do much anymore so glad I found you.
Reviewed by jenbar420@aol.com
03/27/2019 - 01:16:12 AM
yummy light goodness
these are so good..i will be back..again..
Reviewed by Bev
03/22/2019 - 12:08:23 AM
Butterball cookies
I placed an order after reading reviews on your product. The butterball cookies are nothing short of outstanding! Light, melt in your mouth deliciousness!
Reviewed by Starfly50
03/20/2019 - 01:20:57 PM
Just had to let you know I took a chance and ordered the nut kolachkys and a poppyseed roll and I am in California. Everything came fresh and perfect!! I am now busy placing my next order. They tasted amazing! Thank you!!
Reviewed by Katherine Egan
03/19/2019 - 01:32:14 PM
Butterballs aka wedding cookies
The wedding cookies were positively the best I,ve ever had. Just the right amount of walnuts. Butter, and confectioners sugar. The price is very reasonable.i
Reviewed by Michael Taylor
03/19/2019 - 10:48:58 AM
Great Taste
I use to get these cookies as a Christmas gift from my Great Aunt. No one has been able to even come close to the taste of her's, that is until now. I had to make sure I limited myself to only 2 at a time.
Reviewed by Linda Kelley
03/04/2019 - 02:57:32 PM
ohhh yummy, so good, dont want to share, thanks so much for great baking you do and fast shipping, appreciate it so much.
Reviewed by Hilda Cook
02/25/2019 - 10:06:42 AM
The Perfect Gift!
I have purchased these cookies in the past and they are always a great hit. Wanted to do something special for my son for Valentine's Day so sent these cookies. He told me he had a hard time putting the package down and not eating all at one time! They are absolutely delicious!!
Reviewed by Terri Nicholson
02/22/2019 - 02:45:12 PM
I did not share, so there you have it!
Reviewed by srj1956
srj1956 bought "Butterballs - Toasted Walnut Cookies" on our website
02/07/2019 - 09:10:59 PM
Perfect. Tasty addictive
Reviewed by pauhana1951
pauhana1951 bought "Butterballs - Toasted Walnut Cookies" on our website
11/23/2018 - 09:22:15 PM
These were "melt in your mouth" good. Loved every bite. Was so glad the grandkids didn't want any. But they loved the lemon kolachi. It was gone quickly.
Reviewed by Michele Plotts
12/30/2017 - 03:52:43 PM
Oh my goodness, good.
Reviewed by Bobi A
12/04/2017 - 11:15:55 AM
Our mother, who was from Pennsylvanian, would make these cookies every Christmas. When she passed it was a distant wonderful memory of that time...until I found Butter Maid Bakery! What a wonderful holiday treat that I can now pass on to my grand kids!
Reviewed by Vickie
12/02/2017 - 03:10:54 AM
love them!
These were melt in your mouth delicious! They were gone so fast at Thanksgiving Dinner, I only had one! Ordering more for Xmas.
Reviewed by Maria A
12/01/2017 - 10:51:45 PM
Tastes Like More
My goodness it was really hard to share these. I mean, I did share because I love my family. Next time I will order more.
Reviewed by Cedwards51@mac.com
Cedwards51@mac.com bought "Butterballs - Toasted Walnut Cookies" on our website
12/01/2017 - 09:33:44 PM
Addicting cookies
These were amazing I need more
Reviewed by Robert
12/01/2017 - 03:32:29 PM
I have had these before so I knew they would be yummy!
Reviewed by Patti
12/01/2017 - 01:12:02 PM
Mexican Wedding Cookie
Nothing but melt in your mouth heaven. Ordered these strictly for me; not sharing these goodies. Yes, I am selfish....
Reviewed by LaVonne
12/01/2017 - 12:34:37 PM
These are scrumptious cookies! Order more than one box, because they are SO good, you'll need extras if you want to share them.
Reviewed by sandra riggle
12/01/2017 - 10:03:30 AM
Butterballs-Toasted Walnut Cookies
These cookies were so good and just melted in your melt. They went so fast that I wish I had bought more.
Reviewed by Sally
11/30/2017 - 01:43:45 AM
Sweet Tastes and Memories
My grandma was born in Hungary. These treats taste exactly like her walnut "snowballs". I thought I would never taste them again. My Thanksgiving house guests could not stop eating them. Glad I learned about Butter Maid.
Reviewed by Eddie Palone
11/29/2017 - 09:39:28 PM
All the way to maui!!!
Felt like I was back in Ohio, eating my moms cookies. Made it all the way to Hawaii like fresh out the oven! Mahalo
Reviewed by Charlotte
11/28/2017 - 10:54:34 PM
Fantastic cookies! These are better than any I’ve ever eaten! Highly addictive! Definitely will be ordering regularly!
Reviewed by Martha Hilton
11/28/2017 - 05:32:38 PM
Walnut Butterballs aka Russian tea cookies
The moment I tasted these cookies, I was transported to my happy childhood. My Aunt Myra was the multitalented baker of our family and these cookies were as good as her divine offerings at Christmas! The secret ingredients are butter and walnuts and there was no shortage of either. This order was my first from Butter Maid, but not my last. A dozen or two.. to you from you with love best describes these wonderful cookies.
Reviewed by Connie
11/28/2017 - 10:23:30 AM
Thes toasted walnut cookies covered in powdered sugar were wonderful - very fresh - two at a time satisfied my sweet tooth.
Reviewed by Kim
11/28/2017 - 09:43:48 AM
Snowball cookies
These are awesome, took me back to my childhood when my grandma made them for me every christmas. Haven't had them in years. Thanks for the memories.
Reviewed by Pat
11/22/2017 - 03:05:29 PM
Butterball cookies
I used to make these cookies when I was younger and they always got eaten up so fast. These cookies are almost exactly what I used to make except I put a maraschino cherry in the middle before baking them. I loved these cookies and I will buy them again.
Reviewed by Christine Mikulka
11/22/2017 - 10:46:53 AM
I just received my second order from you and ate it (them) what could I do? I had to order a third order. Your baked goods are truly like my grandmother and father use to make. Thank you for bringing back fond memories
Reviewed by Ann
11/21/2017 - 11:21:10 AM
Toasted Walnut
Couldn't stop eating them! Dangerous but well worth it!
Reviewed by Anna
11/20/2017 - 10:03:30 PM
Butterballs/walnut cookies
Sadly, I did not care for these. For me, they were not as sweet as I expected and some of them were almost doughy. Some seemed to need another two or three minutes longer in the oven. Loved the other products I have received (nutrolls and lady locks/mini cream horns).
Reviewed by Larry in AZ
11/20/2017 - 01:40:33 PM
Yummy for the tummy!
Buy these, wait patiently for them to arrive - then make a fresh pot of Coffee. Doesn't get any better than this. . .
Reviewed by JHM
11/20/2017 - 11:01:55 AM
when I was a baby, they called me Butterball! anyway, they were great. They would melt in your mouth much better if the nuts were ground much finer. Do that and I will buy lots more. *****
Reviewed by gracie717
gracie717 bought "Butterballs - Toasted Walnut Cookies" on our website
11/17/2017 - 07:25:09 PM
I tried these for the first time and they will definitely not be the last. Delicious and melt in your mouth texture. Just loved them
Reviewed by Valerie
11/17/2017 - 01:23:03 AM
These cookies are sooo... Delicious! Took them in to work and as usual, they were a Big hit! So fresh they melt in your mouth!!
Reviewed by Sandy
11/16/2017 - 09:34:25 PM
Better than my sister's
Awesome cookies! Better tasting than my sister's and her's are outstanding!! Definitely a 10!
Reviewed by MaryAnn Wharton
11/16/2017 - 06:49:44 AM
Walnut Cookies
Butter Maid cookies are always awesome. However, I couldn't eat these until I scraped the waaaayyyyy too much confectioner's sugar off. If you like confectioner's sugar, these are for you.
Reviewed by maureen2455
maureen2455 bought "Butterballs - Toasted Walnut Cookies" on our website
11/15/2017 - 10:14:27 PM
These Walnut Butterball Cookies remind me of a cookie called Mexican Wedding Cookies. When you bite into this cookie it sort of explodes in your mouth. They are very flavorful and worthy of choosing. Excellent cookie !
Reviewed by Linda Hazelbaker
11/10/2017 - 04:05:23 PM
Snowball cookies
Now that I'm not in very good health at 70 I can't bake like I use too. My children of course are grown and No longer live at home. For years I always made cookies for the holidays and the one most loved was my butterballs. When I saw yours I thought I would give them a try and they are awesome!!!! Thank for giving me my memories back. Love Love Them God Bless and Merry Christmas!!!! Linda
Reviewed by p christina
11/10/2017 - 03:52:26 PM
these just melt in your mouth. so happy they brought them back this year.
Reviewed by cookiegirl
11/09/2017 - 08:55:40 PM
Hi. I put down cookies because I have tried most of them. I am amazed how quick they arrive and what great condition they are in. When I have a special occasion coming up, I buy ahead of time and freeze them. The freezing does not take away the flavor. They do their best to make you happy.
I already have my Thanksgiving cookies...and I only ate 2. LOL. STAR RATING ..The best.natch is 10.
Reviewed by Mark
11/09/2017 - 05:40:24 PM
Brought back being in kitchen as a child with nana
Reviewed by Richard larson
11/09/2017 - 01:19:36 PM
Our wonderful experience
Absolutely excellent. Everything was like mom and grandma made. We order many more times
Reviewed by Shirley
11/09/2017 - 11:03:30 AM
the best cookies!
My mum always made "snowball cookies" for Christmas and this brought back many memories from 60 yrs ago. So light and buttery, I just missed being hollered at for getting powdered sugar everywhere!
Reviewed by Julia Saltzer
11/08/2017 - 01:24:54 PM
Butterball/Toasted Walnut Cookie
So happy they are back! Please keep these in stock! Best cookies EVER! My mother in-law(who has since passed away)made these cookies every holiday. I have tried & they never turn out right! But, Butter Maid Bakery makes them just like Mom! Perfect! Thank You.
Reviewed by depotdude
depotdude bought "Butterballs - Toasted Walnut Cookies" on our website
04/26/2012 - 01:47:26 PM
These are great! They taste just like my Grandmother used to make every year around the holidays. They also freeze very well so you don't have to wait until the holidays to enjoy them. When I tried the first one, it was like a flashback in time. 50+ years ago. Simply delicious!
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got my order Friday,sooo good, better than my Czech grandma's.
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thank you, the order I sent to my son Phillip Hodges arrived and he so loved it, he said it was just like his Nana use to make....that is a tall order but you did it!!
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Rec'd my kolachi and have shared and eaten several pieces. They are superb! It has been many years since I have enjoyed . All the wonderful women who used to make them are gone, so you are a Godsend. Thank you and keep up the good work!
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