LEMON COOKIES for 100 By Freda

FREDA GABLE Recipe

By FREDA GABLE cookin4me

Need cookies for a large crowd??
This is a commercail recipe, this recipe makes 2 cookies per person,@ 2" size. Serves 100 persons.

This recipe came from My Step-Dads Military days, and is a military Recipe from when he was in the Marine Corp.
Its a family recipe.
This is printed in his memory, for Don B. Jones.

Tip: Lemon, Orange and Vanilla Cookies Variations are listed in recipe.


Recipe Rating:
 2 Ratings
Serves:
100 (2) per person
Prep Time:
Cook Time:

Ingredients

LEMON, ORANGE, OR VANILLA COOKIES FOR 100 @ 2 PER PERSON
18 lg
whole eggs
1 Qt
shortening
3 1/2 Cups
butter or margarine
2-3 TBS
lemon flavoring
1 3/4 Qts
sugar
5 1/2 Qts
flour sifted
1 1/2 Tbs
salt
3 1/3 tsp
baking soda
USE THE FOLLOWING FOR ROLLING COOKIES IN;
1 1/2 cups
sifted powdered sugar

Directions

1
Pan size: 18X26 (makes 8 pans) @ 2 cookies each
Bake @ 375 12-14 min.
Preheat Oven.
TIP: (This is a Commercial recipe)
Must have a very Large Commercial mixer, or Cut recipe in 1/2 & make 2 batches.
2
Place all ingredients in mixer in order listed.
Using Mixer at Low speed, Mis for 1-2 minutes, or til batter is smooth.
Scrape down sides of bowl during mixing.
3
Divide Dough into 10 portions.
Form into Rolls 2" thick and roll into Powdered sugar.
4
Slice each roll into 20 pieces.
Dip tops into powdered sugar, then place in rows, 4 X 6 on greased baking pans. (do not flatten these cookies.)
Bake 12-14 min.
Loosen from pan while warm, & remove from pan to cool.

TIP: For Orange Cookioes; you can omit the Lemon flavoring and add ORANGE Flavoring in its place along with 1 oz grated orange rind.
Tip 2:
For Vanilla Cookies; Omit Lemon flavoring and use 2 TBS Vanilla extract flavoring