Wheatena Cookies Recipe

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Wheatena Cookies

Medlee Smith Bean

By
@mjbean0

Mom got this recipe off of the Wheatena box "way back when." You can still find Wheatena in some stores. But may be hard to find. Good Luck.


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Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Serves:
3 dozen cookies
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
15 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

1 c
shortening (mom says butter or margarine works well too)
1 c
sugar
1
egg
2 Tbsp
milk
1 tsp
vanilla extract
1 1/2 c
all purpose flour
2 tsp
baking powder
1/4 tsp
salt
1/2 c
uncooked wheatena

Step-By-Step

1Cream shortening and sugar. Add egg (beaten well), milk, and vanilla.
2Sift flour, baking powder, and salt. Add Wheatena. Mix.
3Combine the two mixtures.
4Drop by the spoonful onto your cookie sheet (I use aluminum foil). Bake at 375 degrees for 13-15 minutes.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: Southern
Hashtag: #wheatena