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Kourambiethes (Snowball Cookies)

Prep Time30 mins
Cook Time10 mins
Total Time40 mins
Course: cookies
Servings: 15 2 cookies
Author: A. JoAnn


  • 1 c. butter
  • ½ c. powdered sugar plus more sugar for rolling cookies
  • ½ tsp. vanilla
  • ½ tsp. salt
  • 2 c. flour
  • ½ c. almond flour


  • Preheat oven to 400 degrees and line baking sheets with parchment.
  • Use a mixer to beat together butter and sugar.
  • Add in vanilla.
  • Sift together and stir in flours and salt.
  • Form 1 inch balls or crescent shapes.
  • Bake for 10 minutes, until light golden.
  • Allow to cool a few minutes, then roll in sugar.
  • Cool completely, and roll in sugar once more.