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Betty's Famous Sugar Cookies Recipe

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This recipe for Betty's Famous Sugar Cookies, by , is from Cookie Walk 2020 , one of the cookbooks created at We'll help you start your own personal cookbook! It's easy and fun. Click here to start your own cookbook!

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c. shortening
1 c. sugar
tsp. nutmeg
tsp. lemon extract
tsp. salt
2 eggs - beaten
2 tbsp. milk
2 c. flour
1 tsp. baking powder
tsp. baking soda

Cream shortening, sugar, nutmeg, lemon extract, salt
Add 2 beaten eggs
Mix in milk
Mix in flour, baking powder, baking soda
Mix well

Drop onto a greased cookie sheet (using about a tsp. amount of batter)
Then, flatten with a glass covered with a damp cloth

Sprinkle top of cookies with sugar

Cook for 10-12 minutes




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