mexican cookies

Mexican Cookies Recipe

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@vmora

A recipe I know by heart. As far back as grade school I can remember making this cookies.I get asked for the recipe aften because everyone I make them for love them. Great with coffee, hot chocolate(or mexican hot chocolate) and milk. Hope you enjoy them too.

Rating:
★★★★★ 2 votes
Serves:
makes 4 dozens
Prep:
25 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

4 c
flour
1 c
sugar
1 c
shortening
1 c
lard
1 tsp
baking powder
1 tsp
baking soda
1 tsp
vanilla extract
1
egg

TOPPING

1 c
sugar
1 tsp
ground cinnamon

How to Make mexican cookies

Step-by-Step

  • 1Preheat oven to 350. In a large bowl combine dry ingridents; flour, sugar, baking powder, and baking soda. In another small bowl combine egg and vanila extract. Add the shortening and the lard, as well as the egg and vanilla mixter to the flour mixter. Mix well.
  • 2Roll into one-inch balls or use a small ice cream scope. Press with a fork criss cross. Combine the sugar and cinnoman in a small bowl. Sprinkle a small amount over each cookie before baking.
  • 3Bake for ten to twelve mintues or untill lightly brown. Careful they burn easy. Let cool a few mintues before removing from cookie sheet. Injoy!

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About mexican cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: Mexican
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtag: #Christmas