Me-maw's Tea Cake Cookies Recipe

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Me-maw's Tea Cake Cookies

Teresa Stroud

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@TStroud512

Cookies we would still fight over as adults. So delicious and brings back so many memories of our grandmother.


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Rating:

Serves:

Makes six dozen

Prep:

30 Min

Cook:

15 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

3 c
sugar (plus 1/2 cup more for crispy cookie)
2 c
butter (some use oil)
5 c
flour
5
eggs
4 tsp
soda
1 tsp
salt
2 tsp
vanilla

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Cream butter gradually adding sugar. Add eggs one at a time, slowly adding other ingredients with vanilla last.
2
The cookie dough should be divided to form balls of 2 cups size or so that are then rolled out to be about 1/4" thick and cut with circle cutters. (Or you can roll dough into quarter size balls and flatten out on cookie sheet)
3
Cookies should be baked in a 400 degree oven on a lightly greased cookie sheet for about 10 minutes until lightly golden.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Chocolate
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American
Hashtags: #Cookies, #tea cakes