Family's Favorite Christmas Cookies

Family's Favorite Christmas Cookies

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Paula S.


I got this recipe off of a Crisco Butter Shortening label years ago. It is a must for our family every
year. I always add green food coloring to the frosting.


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30 Min
10 Min


  • 1/2 c
    crisco butter shortening
  • 3/4 c
  • 1 Tbsp
  • 1
  • 1/2 tsp
  • 1 1/4 c
  • 1/4 tsp
  • 1/4 tsp
    baking powder

  • 1/2 c
    crisco butter shortening
  • 4 c
    powdered sugar
  • 1/3 c
  • 1 tsp

How to Make Family's Favorite Christmas Cookies


  1. Heat oven to 375 degrees, grease a baking sheet and set aside.
  2. Cream Crisco, sugar, and milk. In a large bowl combine the flour, salt and baking powder. Then add the flour mixture to the Crisco mixture.
  3. Drop by teaspoon onto baking sheet and bake 7 minutes.
  4. Mix the frosting ingredients till smooth and creamy. Frost cookies when they cool.

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