Welsh Cookies

Welsh Cookies

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Barbara Bennett


This recipe from my mother in law,the recipe was passed down and is origionally from Wales.


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10 dozen cookies
1 Hr


  • 7 c
  • 3 c
  • 4
  • 1 c
  • 1 3/4 lb
    lard or crisco
  • 2 1/2 tsp
  • 6 tsp
    baking powder
  • 1 tsp
    baking soda
  • 4 tsp
  • 1 box

How to Make Welsh Cookies


  1. Cream sugar and lard. Add flour and currants. Mix all together. Add milk and eggs. Mixture will be wet. Add flour to mixture until mixture can be rolled out. Cut and cook on griddle 325 degrees. Cook until light brown, turn over and repeat. You can sprinkle with sugar when finished.
  2. When measuring your crisco or lard remember 2lbs = 4cups.

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About Welsh Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: English
Hashtag: #Dessert

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