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mamaw's old time teacakes

(1 rating)
Recipe by
Louise Herrod
Birmingham, AL

Another third generation recipe. This cookie is not too sweet. Try them with your favorite cup of coffee! (or glass of milk).

(1 rating)
prep time 20 Min
cook time 10 Min

Ingredients For mamaw's old time teacakes

  • 1 lg
  • 3/4 c
  • 1/2 c
    butter, softened
  • 2 c
    all purpose flour
  • 1/2 tsp
    baking soda
  • 2 tsp
    ice water
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla extract

How To Make mamaw's old time teacakes

  • 1
    Cream together the egg, sugar, and butter.
  • 2
    Add flour, baking soda, ice water and vanilla and mix well.
  • 3
    Divide into 2 portions, roll out and cut with a cookie cutter.
  • 4
    Bake at 350 until very lightly browned. For crispy cookies, roll thinly. For softer cookies, make them a little thicker. Store in a well-sealed container. Warning: these will go quickly, so you better make 2 batches!

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