Refrigerator Cookies IV Recipe
- 1 cup shortening
- ½ cup white sugar
- ½ cup packed brown sugar
- 2 eggs
- 1 ½ teaspoons vanilla extract
- 2 ¾ cups all-purpose flour
- ½ teaspoon baking soda
- 1 teaspoon salt
- ½ cup chopped walnuts (optional)
step 1: Cream together shortening and sugars. Mix in eggs and vanilla. Blend together flour, baking soda, and salt; mix into the creamed mixture. Mix in nuts.
step 2: Mold into a long roll about 2 1/2 inches in diameter. Wrap in wax paper, and chill several hours.
step 3: Cut thin, and place on greased baking sheets.
step 4: Bake at 400 degrees F (205 degrees C) for about 8 minutes.