Holiday Truffle Cookies

Growing up, we had plenty of Christmas traditions: the trek to the Christmas tree farm to chop down the biggest darned tree that would fit in our house, decorating gingerbread houses baked by my mom, eating all the almonds from the bowl of mixed nuts in our living room, sampling the sweet, crispy rosettes my mom deep fried and dusted with powdered sugar to give to our family and friends, and, finally, walking through the snowy streets to Midnight Mass, full of the joy and excitement of the holiday. Now that I have my own family, we've created our own traditions...but making sweets for our dear neighbors is one passed down from my parents. ...more
These look-- and sound-- delicious! Is there really only 1/4 cup of flour in there? It seems ...more