Basic Cookie Mix
|All purpose flour||8 Cup (128 tbs)|
|Granulated sugar||2 1⁄2 Cup (40 tbs)|
|Packed brown sugar||2 1⁄2 Cup (40 tbs)|
|Baking powder||2 Tablespoon|
|Baking soda||2 Teaspoon|
|Shortening||3 Cup (48 tbs)|
Mix flour, sugars, baking powder, salt and baking soda in 6-quart bowl.
Cut in shortening with pastry blender just until mixture resembles small peas.
Store in airtight container at room temperature no longer than 10 weeks.
Use Basic Cookie Mix in Walnut-Orange Bars Fudgy Brownies Spicy Pumpkin Bars Chocolate Chip Squares Cherry-Almond Drops Gingersnaps Sesame Wafers or Chocolate-Brickie Drops