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Old Fashioned Sugar Cookies Recipe

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Added: Thursday, April 3, 2008

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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1/2 cup shortening
1 cup sugar
1 egg
3 cups flour
1/4 tsp salt
3 tsp baking powder
1/2 cup milk
1/2 tsp vanilla

Directions:
Directions:
Thoroughly cream shortening and sugar; add egg and beat well. Add sifted dry ingredients alternately with milk and vanilla extract; mix thoroughly. Roll 1/8" thick on lightly floured surface. Cut with floured cookie cutter; sprinkle with sugar, if desired. Bake on greased cookie sheet in moderate oven (375) about 15 minutes. These may be decorated before baking. Makes 3 dozen.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
3 dozen

 

 

 

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