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Mama Turner's Tea Cakes Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Sulli and Jasper's Mamie (Rhonda Knight)
Added: Sunday, January 4, 2009

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 cup shorting
2 teaspoons Vanilla
2 eggs (Beaten)
2 1/2 cups sugar
1/4 teaspoon salt
1 cup buttermilk
1 heaping teaspoon baking soda
4 cups flour

Directions:
Directions:
Preheat oven at 400 degrees

In large bowl add baking soda and buttermilk.
Add salt, sugar, beaten eggs, shorting and vanilla and mix together.
Now mix the flour in a little at a time.
Roll dough mixture out (may want to add flour so that it does not stick) and cut into cookie shapes.
Cook at 400 degrees until the bottom is slightly brown.

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
This recipe is Annie Turner's. She is the Great Great Great Grandmother of Sulli and Jasper Knight. This recipe was given to Sulli and Jasper's Great Grandmother Carol Cagle when she got married.

 

 

 

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