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Grandmother's Cookies (Lois Edwards Westervelt) Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Debbie (Westervelt) Gerwick
Added: Friday, January 28, 2011

Category:
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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
4 1/2 c. flour
1 1/3 c. lard or butter
1 tsp. soda
2/3 c. sour milk
1 tsp. nutmeg
2 1/2 c. sugar
3 eggs

Directions:
Directions:
Mix flour, lard, soda and nutmeg together. Cream the sugar, eggs and milk together. Mix dough until soft. Drop by teaspoonfuls on greased cookie sheet. Bake at 350 degrees edges are lightly browned.

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
This recipe came from Grandmother Edwards (Deborah Lois). It is a very simple, soft cookie which works well with added nuts, etc.

 

 

 

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