Homemade Vanilla Wafers

Homemade Vanilla Wafers Recipe

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Lynnda Cloutier


Sure, you can buy the vanilla wafers in a box But oh, the homemade....!Source: Unknown

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1/2 cup butter or margarine softened
1/2 cup vegetable shortening
2/3 cup sugar
2 to 3 tsp. vanilla
2 eggs
1 tsp. salt
2 1/2 cups sifted all purpose flour

How to Make Homemade Vanilla Wafers


  • 1Cream together butter, shortening and sugar. Add vanilla and mix. Add eggs one at a time, beating well after each addition. Sift salt with flour and stir into batter.
  • 2Drop by teaspoonful onto greased baking sheet and flatten by pressing with flat bottom tumbler, dipped in flour before pressing. Bake at 375 for 8 to 10 minutes or til edges are delicately browned. Remove at once from baking sheet. Makes 6 dozen wafers.
    From the recipe files of Mrs. Noah Kimball

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About Homemade Vanilla Wafers

Course/Dish: Cookies