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VANILLA BUTTER FROSTING
Mix shortening, sugar, egg, and water together. Blend in the remaining ingredients. Cover with plastic wrap and chill for one hour.
Heat oven to 400 degresse, drop dough by teaspoons on a greased baking sheet and bake for 8 minutes or until lightly browned. Place on a rack to cool.
Mix the vanilla butter frosting ingredents together and frost the cooled cookies, let stand for frosting to set.