Vanilla Refrigerator Cookies
|Shortening||1 Cup (16 tbs)|
|Granulated sugar||1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)|
|Packed brown sugar||1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)|
|Vanilla||1 1⁄2 Teaspoon|
|Flour||2 3⁄4 Cup (44 tbs)|
Mix shortening, sugars, eggs, and vanilla thoroughly.
Measure flour by dipping method or by sifting.
Blend dry ingredients together; mix into shortening mixture.
Mix thoroughly with hands.
Press and mold into a long, smooth roll about 2 1/2" in diameter.
Wrap in waxed paper; chill several hours or overnight.
Heat oven to 400°
Cut in thin slices (1/8 to 1/16" thick).
Place a little apart on ungreased baking sheet.
Bake 6 to 8 min., or until lightly browned.