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Old Fashioned Rolled Sugar Cookies Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Grace Holland

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1/2 cup shortening
1 cup sugar
1 egg
3 cups sifted flour
1/4 tsp salt
3 tsp baking powder
1/2 cup milk
1/2 tsp vanilla

Directions:
Directions:
Thoroughly cream shortening and sugar, add egg and beat well. Add sifted dry ingredients alternately with milk and vanilla. Mix thoroughly. Chill dough before rolling. Roll 1/2" thick on lightly flour surface. Cut with floured cookie cutter, sprinkle with sugar, if desired. Bake on greased cookie sheet at 375 about 15 minutes.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
3 dozen cookies
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
Mother usually doubled this when she made cut-out cookies. Ice with your favorite frosting.

 

 

 

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