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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Rating:
★★★★★ 3 votes
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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)

Step-By-Step

1Measure the flour after you have sifted it.
Then, sift flour, soda, spices and salt together.
2Cream shortening with sugar until light and fluffy. Add eggs and vanilla.
3Add dry ingredients alternately with sour cream in small amounts. End with flour. Mix well.
4Drop 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