Total Time
23mins
Prep 15 mins
Cook 8 mins

One of our family favourites, my aunt used to make these every Christmas, now it has become my tradition!

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. In a bowl blend the melted butter, shortening, sugar, egg and flavouring together.
  3. Measure flour, cream of tartar, soda and salt into a bowl, stir to blend thoroughly.
  4. Add the dry ingredients gradually to the butter mixture.
  5. Mix well. Drop by teaspoonfuls onto lightly greased baking sheets.
  6. Wet bottom of a drinking glass and press down on cookie batter to flatten into a thin wafer.
  7. Place onto baking sheet and bake for 8 - 10 minutes.
  8. These little cookies may be put together in pairs with icing if desired.

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