Granny's Sour Cream Cookies

virginia duncan

By
@duncan2929

Betty's recipe box is a hive of old recipes. I'm trying to sort and preserve them for my kids. The desserts sure seem to out number the rest. She had a sweet tooth.


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Cook:

10 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

1/2 c
soft shortening ( such as crisco)
1 1/2 c
sugar
2
eggs
1 c
sour cream
1 tsp
vanilla
2 3/4 c
all purpose flour
1/2 tsp
baking soda
1/2 tsp
baking powder
1/2 tsp
salt

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Mix: shortening and sugar, stir in eggs, sour cream, and vanilla.
2
Sift in flour, baking soda, baking powder and salt.
3
Grease cookie sheet. Place about a teaspoon of dough on sheet about 2" apart. Bake at 350 for 10 minutes or until lightly brown.
For a butterscotch flavor use 1/2 cup brown sugar instead of white sugar. For holidays use icing, sprinkles and nuts to top cookies.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtag: #yum