Chocolate Pressed Cookies (1950)

Karla Everett

By
@Karla59

Here is another pressed cookie recipe that my Grandma Rose clipped from the news papers and magazines from 1934 - 1950's and this is one of them recipes dated Dec. 1950

Posted by a lady named : Mrs. Leroy Sillars, Wausau, Wis.


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Ingredients

3/4 c
butter
1 c
granulated sugar
1
egg , well beaten
1/2 tsp
vanilla flavoring
2
squares chocolate , melted
2 Tbsp
milk
1/4 tsp
salt
2 1/4 c
sifted enriched flour

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Cream butter and the sugar. Add egg. Beat until light and fluffy. Add flavoring *chocolate and milk. Blend thoroughly.
2
Sift together the dry ingredients and gradually add to the shortening mixture , blend thoroughly.
3
Fill cookie press. For cookie press the bar plate forms an unusually attractive chocolate cookie. Form dough on unoiled cookie sheet.
4
BAKE in a moderate oven 375° for 8-10 minutes. yields: 7 dozen assorted cookies.
5
*cocoa powder may be used in place of chocolate by substituting 3 Tablespoons cocoa and 1 Tablespoon shortening for each square of chocolate required.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies, Chocolate
Hashtags: #spritz, #pressed, #1950