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Granny Minnie's Tea Cakes Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Minnie McDonald
Added: Sunday, January 8, 2006

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 cup shortening
1 tsp. flour
2 medium eggs
2 cups flour
2 cups sugar
1/2 tsp. ginger
1 tsp. vanilla flavoring

Directions:
Directions:
Cream shortening and sugar with fork. Make it real creamy. Add eggs one at a time. Then add vanilla and ginger. Add flour a little at a time until you can handle the mixture. Form into small balls. Roll out onto a floured surface. Cut with a small glass. Preferably a "snuff glass". Bake in 340 degree oven for about 15 to 20 minutes.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
6
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
30 minutes

 

 

 

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