Sour Cream Spice Cookies

Melanie B

By
@MelBelle

The American Woman's Cook Book 1946

I added about a cup of raisins to half of the batter. There are delish!!! They baked up nice and soft.


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Serves:

40 cookies

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

3 c
sifted cake flour
1 tsp
baking soda
1/2 tsp
ground cloves ( i use 1/4t)
1 tsp
cinnamon
1/2 tsp
nutmeg
1/2 tsp
salt
1/3 c
shortening
2 c
brown sugar, firmly packed
2
eggs well beaten
1 tsp
vanilla extract
2/3 c
sour cream
2 c
raisins (optional)

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Measure the flour after you have sifted it.
Then, sift flour, soda, spices and salt together.
2
Cream shortening with sugar until light and fluffy. Add eggs and vanilla.
3
Add dry ingredients alternately with sour cream in small amounts. End with flour. Mix well.
4
Drop from teaspoon onto greased baking sheets
and bake in moderate oven (350 F) 12 minutes.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Hashtag: #oldfashioned