Brown Sugar Cookies

1
Jamie Franks

By
@cookie1960

You can be creative with this recipe, your family might want candy in them or something else. Hint: if you make a larger cookie the time will be longer in oven. This is a very old recipe back when you used brown sugar out of a box.

Rating:

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Serves:
8-10 or more
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

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  • 3 1/2 c
    flour
  • 1 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1 tsp
    baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp
    salt
  • 1 box
    brown sugar ( 2 cps)
  • 1 c
    shortening
  • 2
    eggs
  • 1 c
    milk
  • 1 1/2 tsp
    vanilla extract
  • dash
    nutmeg

How to Make Brown Sugar Cookies

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat oven too 350 Sift together flour baking soda baking powder salt. Set aside
  2. In a large bowl cream together sugar and shortening Add eggs milk vanilla and nutmeg blend well. Gradually add dry ingredients with nuts of your choice or flavored chips.
  3. I use 1/2 cps of nuts and I use a butterscotch or choc or whatever you like in the dry. I use 1 cp. You could also use cranberries (dried) Use your imagination at this point.
  4. Mix well then drop onto greased cookie sheet. Bake 10-12 minutes till edges are golden brown. Put on cookie rack to cool. I use a tsp to drop but you can use a tbsp. for larger cookie

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About Brown Sugar Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American




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