In Juarez, Mexico, weddings often involve elaborate sit-down dinners, and preparations for these meals can get frantic. These traditional wedding cookies keep well, though, and can be prepared, calmly, days in advance.
- 1⁄4 lb. butter
- 2 tbsp. confectioners' sugar
- 1⁄2 tsp. vanilla
- 1 cup sifted all-purpose flour
- 1 cup finely ground walnuts or pecans