Total Time
2hrs 16mins
Prep 2 hrs 10 mins
Cook 6 mins

This is my mom's recipe she always made them at Christmas. As kids these were usually the last ones we ate.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Cream butter, shortening and sugar. Add egg, molasses and vinegar (mixture with curdle). Sift dry ingredients together and then gradually add to butter mixture. Chill 3 hours. Roll thin, use cookie cutters to make shapes. Place on cookie sheet and bake at 375 5-6 minutes. Makes 8-10 dozen.