Busy Day Drop Cookies

Recipe: Busy Day Drop Cookies

Ingredients :

  • 1/2 C. shortening
  • 1 C. brown sugar
  • 1 3/4 C. sifted flour
  • 1/2 tsp. baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp. soda
  • 1/2 tsp. salt
  • 1/4 C. sour milk
  • 1 beaten egg
  • 1 tsp. vanilla
  • 3/4 C. chopped nuts
  • greased baking sheet

Instructions :

  1. Thoroughly cream : 1/2 C. shortening and 1 C. brown sugar Sift together: 1 3/4 C. sifted flour, 1/2 tsp. baking powder, 1/2 tsp. soda, and 1/2 tsp. salt. Stir these dry ingredients into creamed mixture alternately with 1/4 C. sour milk to which has been add 1 beaten egg and 1 tsp. vanilla. Blend in raisins or 3/4 C. chopped nuts. Drop by teaspoon about 3″ apart on greased baking sheet. Bake in preheated oven 350 deg. for about 12 minutes. Makes 3 1/2 dozen.

Number of servings (yield): 4

Meal type: dessert

Culinary tradition: USA (General)

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