Mrs Newmans Cookies

Mrs Newmans Cookies Recipe

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Donna-Marie Sloma


Mrs Newman was my landlady for 15 years and one day I was at work and we had a horrific snow storm. I was stuck over night at the Nursing home, where I was working. We could not leave for home and the afternoon and evening shift could not get in. I called my girls and they told me, Mr Newman was going to come for them, if I could not get home. She was a sweetie and kept the girls for 2 days. She kept them busy with this cookie recipe that I am sharing with you. There was no name just a piece of paper with the recipe, so the my girls called this Mrs Newman's cookies!

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20 Min
15 Min


2 c
all purpose flour
6 Tbsp
confectioners' sugar
1 c
unsweeten butter
1 tsp
vanilla extract
1/3 c
confectioners' sugar
1 c
chopped finally chopped walnuts

How to Make Mrs Newmans Cookies


  • 11. Set oven at 350 degrees.
    2. Sift the dry ingredients the 2 Cups of Flour and the 6 tbls of Confectioners sugar.
    3. Cream the butter and vanilla until smooth. Combine the dry mixture and still until blended. Mix in the chopped walnuts.
    4. Roll dough into 1 inch balls and place them 2 inches apart on an ungreased cookie sheet.
    5. Bake for 12 minutes in the preheated oven. When cool, roll in the remaining confectioners' sugar. I roll them a 2nd time. Kids love this part!

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About Mrs Newmans Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids