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Christmas, Cookie
Ingredients
2cupsflour
1tspbaking powder
tspbaking soda
cupmargarine
cupshortening
1cupsugar
2eggs
1tspvanilla
cupchopped nuts
1cupcandied fruit
Directions
  1. Combine flour, baking powder, & baking soda. Cream margarine, shortening, sugar, eggs, and vanilla thoroughly. Stir flour mixture into creamed mixture. Mix well. Add nuts & fruit. Chill for 30 min.
  2. Shape dough into 2 smooth rolls about 1 1/2" in diameter. Wrap in wax paper and chill overnight or until firm.
  3. Slice with a sharp knife into 1/4" slices. Place on ungreased baking sheet. Bake at 375F for 4-6 min or until golden brown.

4 dozen

  • do not melt the margarine or else they'll come out really flat!
    [kevin - 2010-12-19 19:34:40]

These require some time in the fridge, so plan ahead!

kevin

Dec 19, 2010

Dec 17, 2012

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