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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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

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Cream shortening and sugar. Add egg (beaten well), milk, and vanilla.
2
Sift flour, baking powder, and salt. Add Wheatena. Mix.
3
Combine the two mixtures.
4
Drop 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