"A nickel will get you on the subway, but garlic will get you a seat."--Old New York Proverb

Mrs. Babcock’s Cookies Recipe

  Tried it? Rate this Recipe:


This recipe for Mrs. Babcock’s Cookies, by , is from Jeannette and Friends , one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Carolyn Reed
Added: Friday, June 27, 2008


1 cup, brown sugar
2 cups, flour
½ cup, butter
1 egg
½ teaspoon, vanilla
½ teaspoon, cream of tartar
½ teaspoon, baking soda
1 cup of nuts (finely chopped)

Mix ingredients together. Refrigerate dough for 3 to 4 hours. Roll out dough and cut into shapes. Transfer to ungreased cookie sheet. Dough can also be used in cookie press for a bar-type cookie.
Bake at 375 degrees for 7 minutes.

A true friend is someone who is there for you when he'd rather be anywhere else. Len Wein




Learn more about the process to create a cookbook -- or
Start your own personal family cookbook right now!  Here's to good eating!

Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!


Bookmark and Share




Cookbooks are great for Holiday Gifts, Wedding Gifts, Bridal Shower ideas and Family Reunions!

*Recipes and photos entered into the Family Cookbook Project are provided by the submitting contributors. All rights are retained by the contributor. Please contact us if you believe copyright violations have occurred.

Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!