Banana Spice Cookies
|Shortening||1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)|
|Packed brown sugar||1 Cup (16 tbs)|
|Bananas||1 Cup (16 tbs), mashed|
|Flour||2 Cup (32 tbs) (gold medal)|
|Baking powder||2 Teaspoon|
|Nuts||1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs), chopped|
Mix well shortening, sugar, and eggs.
Stir in bananas.
Measure flour by dipping method or by sifting.
Mix dry ingredients and stir in.
Blend in nuts.
Chill about 1 hr.
Heat oven to 375° (quick mod.).
Drop rounded tablespoonfuls of dough 2" apart on lightly greased baking sheet.
Bake 8 to 10 min.
If desired, frost with a thin confectioners' sugar icing.