Bertha Tom's Overnight Cookies

Bertha Tom's Overnight Cookies

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Phil Tom

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@PhilTom

This is an old family recipe made by my deceased Grandma (Bertha) Tom. Back in the day we would be working on the farm bailing hay or whatever and she would make a fresh batch of these cookies.
They are a multi-generation family favorite and especially good with or dipped in a cold glass of milk.

I hope you enjoy them.

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Prep:
25 Min
Cook:
15 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 6 c
    brown sugar
  • 2 c
    white sugar
  • 8 large
    eggs
  • 1 lb
    butter
  • 4 Tbsp
    vanilla
  • 12 c
    flour sifted & measure again
  • 2 Tbsp
    soda
  • 2 Tbsp
    cream of tarter
  • 2 tsp
    salt

How to Make Bertha Tom's Overnight Cookies

Step-by-Step

  1. Mix all ingredients together in a very large bowl.
    Once mixed put the cookie dough in the refrigerator overnight, will be ready to bake the next day.
  2. Bake cookies at 350 degrees until golden brown normally 15-20 minutes. Don't over bake because once they cool you want them to still be soft and chewy.

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About Bertha Tom's Overnight Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: English




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