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Carrot Cookies Recipe

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This recipe for Carrot Cookies, by , is from What's Cooking In The Neighborhood , one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Janice Barton
Added: Sunday, October 19, 2008


3/4 c. sugar
3/4 c. shortening (use 2 sq. butter and rest shortening.
2 eggs
1 t. baking powder
1 t. salt
1 t. vanilla
2 c. flour
1 c. mashed carrots
1 c. nut meats (if desired)

Cream sugar, shortening and eggs. Add carrots, flour, vanilla, salt and baking powder. Bake @ 350 for 10-12 min.
Icing-when hot
1 t. butter to grated orange rind
2 c. powdered sugar.
Moisten with orange juice.




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