Icebox Cookies

Russ Myers

By
@Beegee1947

It's always good to have these made up in the refrigerator for those unexpected visits from the Grandkids


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Serves:

8 Dozen

Cook:

10 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

3 1/2 c
sifted all purpose flour
1/4 tsp
salt
1/2 tsp
baking soda
1 c
butter (or margarine)
3/4 c
karo syrup (light or dark)
1/2 c
sugar (granulated or brown)

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Sift together flour, salt, and soda.
2
Beat butter until soft and creamy.
Add syrup and sugar.
Add sifted dry ingredients and mix thoroughly with hands until stiff dough is formed.
3
Shape into 3 rolls.
Wrap in waxed paper, chill in refrigerator 3 or 4 hours until firm enough to slice.
4
Slice 1/8 inch thick.
Place on greased cookie sheet.
Bake in a hot oven (400 F) for 10 minutes
5
Variation:
COCONUT: add 1 cup after sugar.
SPICE: add 1 teaspoon each cinnamon, cloces, allspice, nutmeg and sift with dry ingredients.
FRUIT AND SPICE: combine spices and chopped fruit.
RAISIN AND SPICE: combine spices and 1 cup raisins.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies, Other Snacks
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy