"SOUR CREAM COOKIES"
Cindy's Great Aunt Helen's recipe.
SIFT - 3 cups flour, 1/2 tsp. salt,
1/2 tsp. baking soda, and 1/2 tsp.
MIX - 3/4 cup shortening (1/2 butter or
rmargarine,1/2 Crisco)*, 1-1/2 cup
sugar, 2 tsp. vanilla, and 1 cup
(thick) sour cream.
COMBINE - all ingredients; drop by
tsp; bake at 350 degrees, approx.
11 minutes. Ice immediately with
butter frosting (see below).
*6 tbsp. each of
butter/margarine & Crisco
ICING - Butter (use remaining stick
Milk and Vanilla (about 1/8? tsp.).
OPTIONAL - food coloring, as desired
Will yield about 8 dozen small cookies.
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