Total Time
1hr 10mins
Prep 10 mins
Cook 1 hr

My grandmother has made these cookies for every single holiday! And every single holiday...I end up eating all of them! haha They truly are delicious! She usually doubles the recipe.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Mix shortening, sugar, eggs, and flavoring thoroughly.
  2. Stir flour, baking powder, and salt together.
  3. Blend flour mixture with the shortening mixture.
  4. Chill at least 1 hour.
  5. Preheat oven to 400°F.
  6. Roll dough 1/8-inch thick on lightly floured board.
  7. Cut with 3 inch cookie cutter (or whichever size you'd like, just adjust the baking time accordingly).
  8. Place on ungreased baking sheet.
  9. Bake 6-8 minutes or until cookies are a delicate golden brown.

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