Cream Cheese Cookies

Cream Cheese Cookies Recipe

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Maven Argyle

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@MissIngenuous

Love these... I remember having them when I was a child.

Rating:
★★★★★ 3 votes
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Serves:
36

Ingredients

1/2
shortening, butter flavor
3 oz
cream cheese, softened
1 Tbsp
milk
1 c
sugar
1/2 tsp
vanilla extract
1 c
flour
1/2 c
chopped pecans

How to Make Cream Cheese Cookies

Step-by-Step

  • 1Heat oven to 375. Cream shortening, cream cheese and milk in medium bowl at medium speed of electric mixer until well blended.
  • 2Beat in sugar and vanilla.
  • 3Mix in flour.
  • 4Stir in nuts.
  • 5Drop level measuring tablespoonfuls of dough 2 inches apart onto ungreased baking sheet.
  • 6Bake at 375 for 10 minutes.
  • 7Remove to cooling rack.
  • 8Lemon or Orange Variation: Add 1/2 teaspoon grated lemon or orange peel to dough.

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About Cream Cheese Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies
Other Tag: Quick & Easy