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Shortbread Cookies (Large recipe for 400 cookies) Recipe

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6 pounds shortening (1/2 butter -- 1/2 crisco or like)
3 pounds brown sugar
7 pounds 8 ounces flour
1 pint warm water
1 tbsp. vanilla
2 cups walnuts

Recipe that has been cut down for smaller quantity
3 cups shortening
1 + 1/2 cups + 3 tbsp. brown sugar
7 + 1/2 cups flour
1/2 cup warm water
1 + 1/2 tsps vanilla
1 cup walnuts

Cream shortening, sugar and vanilla. Mix well.

Add flour and water + mix ingredients.

Add walnuts + mix.

Bake @ 300 F. for 15-20 minutes.

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
You may/may not want to add chocolate chips.
24 ounces for smaller batch.
48 ounces for large batch.




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