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Grandma's Cookies

by Miriam Kravitz

 

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Ingredients:

3 cups Flour

2 tsp Baking powder

1 stick margarine

1/2 cup shortening

1 cup (or less) sugar

1 tsp vanilla

1/2 tsp almond extract (optional)

3 eggs

 

Directions:

 

1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.

2. Mix dry ingredients by had until like coarse meal.

3. Add the vanilla and almond extract and eggs; mix well.

4. Place in refrigerator for 30 minutes to make dough easier to work with.

5. Roll out and sprinkle with sugar.

6. Cut shapes using cookie cutters.

7. Bake at 350 degrees for 10 minutes.

 

Great dough for cutting out designs for Chanukah cookies, etc.