Total Time
Prep 15 mins
Cook 10 mins

My nanny is famous for thee cookies. she even won a blue ribbon in a cooperative extension contest and has been published in our state's historical cookbook. The smell of these is pretty much one of the most treasured smells of my childhood

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Mix sugar, shortening and eggs together thoroughly.
  2. cut in the flour, cream of tartar soda and salt and mix well.
  3. roll into small balls about the same size as walnuts.
  4. roll balls in cinnamon and sugar and place 2 inches apart on a cookie sheet.
  5. bake 10 minutes at 400 degrees.