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Brown Sugar Drops Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Simone Carrier
Added: Tuesday, December 30, 2008

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 cup brown sugar
1/2 cup shortening
1/4 cup water
1 egg
1 3/4 cup flour
1/2 tsp soda
1/2 tsp salt
Blend all ingredients together and refrigerate for 1 hour.

Directions:
Directions:
Heat oven to 400
Bake 8 - 10 minutes
Drop by teaspoonful

Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
15 - 20 minutes
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
Variations
1) Coconut Drops - add 1/2 cup coconut and 1/2 cup nuts
2) Chocolate Cherry - add 1/2 cup cherries and 1/2 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips
3) Holiday - 1 cup cherries, 1 cup chopped dates and 3/4 cup chopped pecans (place pecan half on top of cookie
4) Jewelled - 1 1/2 - 2 cups cut gum drops

 

 

 

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