Old Family Favorite Toffee Squares
|Margarine/Half margarine and half butter||1 Cup (16 tbs)|
|Brown sugar||1 Cup (16 tbs)|
|Flour||2 Cup (32 tbs)|
|Chocolate chips||1 Cup (16 tbs)|
|Ground walnuts||1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs) (Criseo Brand)|
Cream shortening and sugar.
Add egg yolk and vanilla; blend together.
Add flour; mix together again.
Spread this mixture onto a cookie sheet by pinching pieces of dough and pressing dough to Cover the cookie sheet, working with your fingers.
Bake 15 minutes at 325 degrees.
Melt chocolate chips.
Add 1/4 tea spoon Crisco to chocolate to keep it soft.
After dough is baked, spread with chocolate, while warm.
Thinly spread chocolate with your fingers instead of a knife.
While chocolate is still warm, sprinkle with ground walnuts.
After chocolate is set, cut cookies into 1-1/2 inch squares.