Total Time
Prep 15 mins
Cook 8 mins

I can't recall where I found this, just posting for safe keeping.


  1. Cream sugars, shortening, eggs, beat. Add flour, salt, baking powder and nutmeg. Alternately with buttermilk in which soda has been dissolved.
  2. Refrigerate for 1 hour. Roll and cut and drop on greased cookie sheet and press down with a wet cloth over a glass. Dip cloth in dish of sugar before pressing cookie.
  3. Bake in oven at 350-400 for 8-12 minutes.