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Crispy Sugar Cookies With Shortening

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Crisp Sugar Cookies is a very tempting snack which you would love to serve to your dear ones. Enjoy this recipe on the coming get together party!
Ingredients
  All purpose flour 2 Cup (32 tbs), sifted
  Baking powder 1 Teaspoon
  Salt 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Shortening 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Sugar 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Egg 1
  Milk 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Lemon extract 1⁄2 Teaspoon
Directions

1. Sift together the flour, baking powder and salt.
2. Cream together the shortening and sugar and mix in the egg. Add the dry ingredients alternately with the milk and lemon extract and blend. Chill the dough overnight.
3. Preheat oven to hot (400° F.).
4. Roll the dough to five-eighths inch thickness on a floured pastry cloth. With floured springerle boards or rolling pin, press out the desired shapes and cut apart with a floured knife.
5. Transfer to greased cookie sheets and bake seven to ten minutes.

Recipe Summary

Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Snack
Method: 
Baked
Dish: 
Cookie

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