Smashing Good Cookies Recipe

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Smashing Good Cookies

shirley schmuck

By
@huskerfangal

had this for 40 years, the recipe, not the cookie, and it's just as good as it ever was. if you put cream of tarter in anything it's going to be a hit. roll these in colored sugar instead of white and you've got a wonderful Christmas tea cookie. they melt in your mouth.


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Prep:

15 Min

Cook:

10 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

2 c
flour
3/4 tsp
baking soda
1 tsp
cream of tarter
1 c
powdered sugar
1/2 tsp
salt
1 tsp
almond extract
1/2 c
butter/margarine
1/2 c
shortening
1
egg
1/2 tsp
butter extract
1 tsp
vanilla

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Sift dry ingredients together into a bowl. Cut in shortening and butter.
2
Combine remaining ingredients and add to the dry mixture.
3
Shape into 1-inch balls and roll in granulated sugar. Place 2 inches apart on greased cookie sheet. Smash down with bottom of glass dipped in sugar.
4
Bake at 350* for 10-13 minutes. Do NOT overbake.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #tea, #cookie