Wheatena Cookies

Wheatena Cookies Recipe

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By
@mjbean0

Mom got this recipe off of the Wheatena box "way back when." You can still find Wheatena in some stores. But may be hard to find. Good Luck.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Serves:
3 dozen cookies
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
15 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

1 c
shortening (mom says butter or margarine works well too)
1 c
sugar
1
egg
2 Tbsp
milk
1 tsp
vanilla extract
1 1/2 c
all purpose flour
2 tsp
baking powder
1/4 tsp
salt
1/2 c
uncooked wheatena

How to Make Wheatena Cookies

Step-by-Step

  • 1Cream shortening and sugar. Add egg (beaten well), milk, and vanilla.
  • 2Sift flour, baking powder, and salt. Add Wheatena. Mix.
  • 3Combine the two mixtures.
  • 4Drop by the spoonful onto your cookie sheet (I use aluminum foil). Bake at 375 degrees for 13-15 minutes.

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About Wheatena Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: Southern
Hashtag: #wheatena