Total Time
18mins
Prep 10 mins
Cook 8 mins

I found a recipe book hidden in my room and wanted to save the recipes.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Mix together shortening, sugar, eggs and vanilla/lemon extract.
  2. Mix in a separate bowl, flour, baking powder and salt.
  3. Mix 1 and 2 together.
  4. Cover, chill at least one hour.
  5. Roll and use star-shaped cookie cutters.
  6. Bake 6-8 minutes in preheated 400º oven on ungreased baking sheet.

Reviews

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The dough was a bit wet and I had to re-chill halfway through the baking process. The stars spread more than I would have liked resulting in pretty rounded points, especially the longer the dough was out of the refrigerator. The warmer it became the harder it was to transfer the cut-outs to the cookie sheet too, so I have some stars that are not very star shaped at all. I got 37 cookies.

Jadelabyrinth November 20, 2015

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