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Shortbread Cookies Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
JoAnne Sistek

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
3 c. flour
1/2 c. sugar
1 c. butter, softened
1 egg yolk

Directions:
Directions:
Mix flour, sugar & butter throughly. Add egg yoke, kneading well. divide into 4 parts. Roll each section into a 1/2in thick square. prick with fork
place uncreased cookie sheets, Bake at 350
for 15 min. then turn down temp. to 300 for 30 minutes. Cut into 8ths and bake until edges are brown

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
From newspaper clipping

 

 

 

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