Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 10 mins

My brother nicknamed these Gaskill Cookies, after the lady that gave our mom the recipe. Mom never counted how many cookies she got out of this recipe. This is not a firm dough so after baking they are a flat cookie (not mound up).

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Cream shortening, add sugars mix well.
  2. Mix in eggs.
  3. Slowly add milk and mix.
  4. Add remaining 5 ingredients and mix well.
  5. Drop on greased cookie sheet.
  6. Bake for 10 to 15 minutes at 350°.
  7. Frosting:.
  8. Brown margarine and mix with powered sugar and some evaporated milk.
  9. Watch that you don't use to much milk.
  10. Frost cookies.

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