Sour Dough Cookies

Leialoha Garber

By
@islandgirlei

My father loved these cookies. He was the one who found or gave me this recipe so that I could make them for him! RIP Daddy Hal Garber! I loved the idea of using any milk I had in the fridge that had soured so that none of the milk I had would ever go to waste!! I hope you enjoy these!


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Serves:

2 dozen or so

Prep:

15 Min

Cook:

15 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

3/4 c
shortening
1/4 c
butter
1 1/4 c
brown or white sugar
2
eggs, slightly beaten
2 Tbsp
lemon juice (optional)
1 1/4 c
buttermilk or sour milk
1 tsp
vanilla
2-3 tsp
baking powder
1 tsp
baking soda
1/4 tsp
salt
3 c
flour

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Cream shortening, butter and sugar. Beat in eggs, lemon juice, buttermilk and vanilla.
2
Sift together dry ingredients. Mix with creamed mixture.
3
Drop from spoon onto a greased cookie sheet. Sprinkle with sugar.
4
Bake at 350 degrees for 15 minutes. Sprinkle with sugar again if desired.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: German
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #sour, #milk, #drop