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Merry Christmas Cookies

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  Shortening 1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
  Sugar 1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
  Egg 1
  Honey 2⁄3 Cup (10.67 tbs)
  Lemon flavoring 1 Teaspoon
  Gold medal flour 2 3⁄4 Cup (44 tbs)
  Soda 1 Teaspoon
  Salt 1 Teaspoon

Mix shortening, sugar, egg, honey, and flavoring thoroughly.
Measure flour by dipping method or by sifting.
Stir together flour, soda, salt; blend in.
Chill dough.
Heat oven to 375° (quick mod.).
Roll dough out 1/4" thick.
Cut into desired shapes (right).
Place 1" apart on lightly greased baking sheet.
Bake 8 to 10 min., or until no imprint remains when touched lightly.
When cool, ice and decorate as desired.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 2803 Calories from Fat 677

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 77 g117.9%

Saturated Fat 19.2 g95.8%

Trans Fat 9 g

Cholesterol 211.5 mg70.5%

Sodium 3393.6 mg141.4%

Total Carbohydrates 497 g165.5%

Dietary Fiber 9.7 g38.7%

Sugars 234.7 g

Protein 42 g84.8%

Vitamin A 4.9% Vitamin C 1.7%

Calcium 9.3% Iron 98.8%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Merry Christmas Cookies Recipe