Refrigerator Cookies

Refrigerator Cookies Recipe

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Gail Welch


I submitted this recipe in our family cookbook about 30 years ago. These cookies were among some of my earliest recipes that I baked.

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1 c
1/2 c
1/2 c
brown sugar, firmly packed
2 c
all purpose flour, sifted
1/4 tsp
1/2 c
chopped pecans (optional)
1 large
egg, beaten
1/2 tsp
1/2 tsp
vanilla extract

How to Make Refrigerator Cookies


  • 1Cream butter and sugars together; Add egg.
  • 2Add remaining ingredients to flour, then Add to sugar mixture.
  • 3Form in rolls, Wrap in waxed paper and Chill (8 hours or overnight until firm).
  • 4Slice and Bake in 400 degree oven until light brown.

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About Refrigerator Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies, Other Snacks
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American

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