Grandma Thompson's Washboard Cookies

Grandma Thompson's Washboard Cookies Recipe

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Carla Skiles

By
@Masnick

These cookies were a staple in my childhood. My grandmother was the best cook I have ever known. It was always a great treat to go to her house after school to find these delicious cookies! Enjoy!

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

Add to Grocery List

1 c
shortening
2
eggs
1/4 c
hot water
1 tsp
vanilla
1/4 tsp
salt
2 c
brown sugar
1 tsp
baking soda
1 c
coconut
2 1/2 c
flour
1 1/2 tsp
baking powder

How to Make Grandma Thompson's Washboard Cookies

Step-by-Step

  • 1Cream shortening and sugar well.
  • 2Blend in beaten eggs.
  • 3Add soda with hot water and blend into creamed mixture.
  • 4Add coconut and flour; sift dry ingredients together and add to the egg mixture.
  • 5Roll dough into balls and flatten to 1/4 inch thick and mark with a fork.
  • 6Bake at 400 degrees for 10 minutes.

Printable Recipe Card

About Grandma Thompson's Washboard Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




Show 5 Comments & Reviews

Pms Cookies Recipe

PMS Cookies

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Salty, sweet and chocolaty, you can't beat these cookies full of peanut butter and fluffy! Click here for the PMS Cookies recipe!

Easy Christmas Cookies For A Fantastic Cookie Tray Recipe

Easy Christmas Cookies for A Fantastic Cookie Tray

Kitchen Crew

During your next grocery haul, make sure to stock up on sugar, flour, and butter... it's cookie making time! A festive tradition in many households is making Christmas cookies. It's...

Homemade Hostess Gifts For The Holidays Recipe

Homemade Hostess Gifts for the Holidays

Kitchen Crew

It's party season! Seems, for me, every weekend from Thanksgiving to Christmas I'm attending some sort of holiday party. Wherever I go, I like to bring a small homemade gift...