Chocolate Pressed Cookies (1950)
Family Tested & Approved
squares chocolate , melted
sifted enriched flour
Cream butter and the sugar. Add egg. Beat until light and fluffy. Add flavoring *chocolate and milk. Blend thoroughly.
Sift together the dry ingredients and gradually add to the shortening mixture , blend thoroughly.
Fill cookie press. For cookie press the bar plate forms an unusually attractive chocolate cookie. Form dough on unoiled cookie sheet.
BAKE in a moderate oven 375° for 8-10 minutes. yields: 7 dozen assorted cookies.
*cocoa powder may be used in place of chocolate by substituting 3 Tablespoons cocoa and 1 Tablespoon shortening for each square of chocolate required.