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Old Fashioned Spice Cookies

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Ingredients
  Sifted all purpose flour 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  Salt 3⁄4 Teaspoon
  Baking soda 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Cinnamon 1 Teaspoon
  Nutmeg 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Cloves 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Soft vegetable shortening 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Firmly packed brown sugar 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Granulated sugar 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Egg 1
  Water 2 Tablespoon
  Uncooked rolled oats 2 Cup (32 tbs) (Quick / Old Fashioned)
  Currants 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
  Confectioners sugar 1 Tablespoon
Directions

1. Blend flour, salt, baking soda, and spices in a bowl. Add shortening, sugars, egg, and water; beat with electric mixer until smooth (about 2 minutes). Stir in oats and currants.
2. Chill dough thoroughly.
3. Roll only a small portion of chilled dough at a time to 1/8 inch thickness on a pastry canvas or board lightly sprinkled with confectioners' sugar. Cut with a floured 3-inch round cutter. Put onto ungreased cookie sheets. Sprinkle with granulated sugar.
4. Bake at 375°F 8 to 10 minutes.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Dessert
Method: 
Baked
Dish: 
Cookie
Interest: 
Everyday

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