Butterscotch Cookies

Linda Kauppinen


What more can I say...
BUTTERSCOTCH!!!! oh so good!!


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Makes 7 - 8 dozen
15 Min
10 Min


  • 2 c
    brown sugar
  • 3 large
  • 1 c
    shortening or lard ( i use butter flavor crisco)
  • 4 c
    flour, unbleached
  • 1 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1 tsp
    cream of tarter
  • 1 c
    walnuts, chopped

How to Make Butterscotch Cookies


  1. Mix all ingredients except for the nuts thoroughly by mixer.
    Stir in the nuts by hand
  2. Roll the dough into ropes about 2 inches thick
    Cut in thin slices.
    Cross press with a fork to make a design if desired.
  3. Bake at 350 degrees for 8 to 12 minutes

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About Butterscotch Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy For Kids

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