Angel Cookies

READY IN: 1hr 8mins
Recipe by Divinemom5

Another holiday mother made these while we were kids. I use them on my holiday cookie plates.

Top Review by catmal

I baked these for my cookie platters and my husband and son have devoured them. These will be good any time not just for the holidays! Thank you for the wonderful recipe. Very easy to make.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Beat shortening and 1 1/2 cups sugar at medium speed until fluffy.
  2. Add eggs and extracts; beat until blended.
  3. Combine dry ingredients,gradually add to creamed mixture, beating well.
  4. Cover and chill at least 1 hour.
  5. Shape dough into 1-inch balls.
  6. Roll balls in 1/4 cup of sugar.
  7. Place on ungreased cookie sheets.
  8. Bake at 350° for 8-9 minutes, until barely golden.
  9. Let cool 2 minutes on sheets.
  10. Transfer to wire racks to completely cool.

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