Wednesday, December 10, 2008

Easy Christmas Cookies

INGREDIENTS
1 cup butter flavored shortening
2 cups sugar
2 eggs
1 cup oil
1/2 tsp. salt
1 tsp. vanilla
5 cups all-purpose flour
2 tsp baking soda
2 tsp cream of tartar
sugar for coating
small red and green gumdrops (bell shaped)

Cream together shortening, sugar, eggs, oil, salt and vanilla. Sift all dry ingredients and add to creamed mixture. Roll into small one-inch balls and roll in sugar. Press one gumdrop in center of each cookie. Bake at 350 degrees for 10 minutes. Should make close to 100 cookies.

8 comments:

  1. Hello Shannon :)
    I am assuming you have made these before...I don't know if you can answer this but what do they taste like? Or do they resemble any other kinds of cookie like Sugar cookies? They sound good :)
    I got my list up of tonights Christmas movies/shows.

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  2. I have not made them yet. I got the recipe from a friend and I think she may have found it online.

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  3. Ok, thanks :) I will have to just try them and see.

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  4. Ok, thanks :) I will have to just try them and see.

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  5. Ok, thanks :) I will have to just try them and see.

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  6. Ok, thanks :) I will have to just try them and see.

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  7. Ok, thanks :) I will have to just try them and see.

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  8. Wooops! Something weird just happened, sorry about all of the same comments. My mouse froze and did something strange then I see all these same comments from me!

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