"A man who was fond of wine was offered some grapes at dessert after dinner. "Much obliged," said he, pushing the plate aside; "I am not accustomed to take my wine in pills."--Jean Antheleme Brillat-Savarin, The Physiology of Taste
1 lb. butter 2 eggs 3 c. sugar 4 c. flour cinnamon sugar
Cream together butter and sugar. Add eggs and beat. Add flour 1 cup at a time. Chill dough. Preheat oven to 350F. Drop by spoonfuls onto cookies sheets. Flatten slightly with a fork. Brush tops with beaten egg and sprinkle with cinnamon sugar. Bake 8-10 minutes.
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