Grandmom Lodge's favorite Snicker Doodles
1 1/2 csugar
2 3/4 cflour
2 tspcream of tartar
1 tspbaking soda
2 tspcinnamon, ground
How to Make Grandmom Lodge's favorite Snicker Doodles
- Preheat oven to 400 degrees.
- Mix together the cup of shortening, 1 1/2 cups sugar and 2 eggs.
- Stiff together the flour, cream of tartar, baking soda and salt. All dry ingredients must be leveled out. Mix together the dry ingredients with the egg and shortening and sugar. Set aside.
- For the cinnamon and sugar mixture, use 2 tablespoon of sugar and 2 teaspoons of cinnamon. Mix well.
Roll the cookie dough into balls the size of a small walnut then roll them in the mixture of sugar and cinnamon. Place 2 inches apart on ungreased cookie sheets and bake for 8 to 10 minutes. This will depend on how hard you want the cookies. If you want them crisper bake for 10 minutes, softer cookies, 8 minutes. Let cool on cookie rack.