Brazil Nut Crescents

This is a good alternative to Russian Tea Balls.


1 Cup Butter   Cream, add vanilla
1 Cup Sugar
2 tsp Vanilla Extract
1 Cup Brazil Nuts   Ground, stir in.
2 Cup Flour   Sift; mix in.
14 tsp Salt
1 Tbsp Water   Optional: If needed to hold dough together.

Roll ~1 tsp dough into small log. Bend into crescent and place on cookie sheet. Bake 325 degrees 10-12 minutes or until bottom begins to turn golden. When cool, dust with powdered sugar.