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Ice Box Cookies Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Jean Groberg
Added: Friday, May 12, 2006

Category:
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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 cup brown sugar
1 cup white sugar
1/2 cup butter
1/2 cup shortening
3 eggs
4 cups flour
1 tsp. soda
1 tsp. cinnamon
1/2 tsp. each salt, cloves, nutmeg, allspice
1 cup nuts, if desired

Directions:
Directions:
Cream sugars, butter and shortening. Add eggs. Sift dry ingredients together and add to the first mixture. Mix in gently --do not over mix. Form into several long rolls. Wrap each in plastic wrap and put in a zip-lock bag. Refrigerate over night, or may be frozen for later use. Cut roll into slices. Bake on cookie sheet at 350 for about 10 minutes.

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
This is from Joan Longhurst, whose husband Ray was a counselor to Dad in the Idaho Falls 26th Ward Bishopric. It is handy to have a roll of this dough in the freezer if you need some last minute delicious cookies to serve or give.

 

 

 

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