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Christmas Sugar Cookies [cut-outs] from Aunt Pat Recipe

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Combine and cream until fluffy [4 minutes]

Single recipe -- Doubled recipe

1 cup soft shortening [not butter] -- 2 cups shortening
1 cup granulated sugar -- 3 cups sugar
tsp salt -- 1 tsp salt
2 eggs -- 4 eggs
1 tsp. vanilla -- 2 tsp. vanilla
tsp almond flavoring -- tsp. almond flavoring

Dissolve together
tsp soda -- 1 tsp. soda
3 tblsp cream ice cream/sweet or sour cream -- 6 tbsp.cream

Gradually add
3 cups flour -- 6 cups flour

Wrap in wax paper and chill [over night is ok]

Roll out to 1/8 inch thick and cut out cookies
Bake ungreased cookie sheet at 375 8-10 minutes

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makes 6 doz




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