Prep 20 mins
Cook 12 mins
A holiday favorite. For a delicious version, add 2 tsp. cinnamon to the recipe. There was a note to the recipe to add slightly more salt, this is probably a personal preference.
- Preheat oven to 375 degrees F.
- Cream shortening, adding sugar gradually.
- Add egg, sifted dry ingredients, flavoring, and a few drops of food coloring, if using. Mix well.
- Fill a cookie press and form cookies onto ungreased cookie sheets, Decorate as desired. Bake for 10-12 minutes.