More Great Recipes: Cookies | Dessert

Aunt Hildegarde's Sugar Cookies


User Avatar
By kc10
Member since 2006

Serves | Prep Time | Cook Time

Ingredients

1 c. sugar
1 c. crisco (may use part butter)
1 egg
1 tsp. vanilla
2 c. flour
1 tsp. soda
1 tsp. cream of tartar
1/2 tsp. salt


Cream sugar, crisco, egg & vanilla.


Add dry ingredients.


Form into balls about the size of a walnut.


Dip in sugar but DO NOT PRESS DOWN!!!


They crack open and flatten as they bake. Bake in 350º oven for 10 - 12 minutes or 'til edges are light brown.


Mmmm!


Pairs Well With


Notes

These are the most tender and best tasting sugar cookies I've ever had!! I got this recipe from a very good friend who's Aunt Hildegarde was reknowed for her baked goodies. And she was always generous in sharing her recipes, too!! These will absolutely melt in your mouth!!

'CHEF' the Film Cookbook: Recipes from El Jefe
By CHEF the Film

6 Recipes

11194 Downloads
FREE
A dash of local for every season
By slyasafox15

22 Recipes

14 Downloads
FREE
Disney's Tinker Bell "Secret of the Wings Cookbook"
By BakeSpace Fairies

6 Recipes

439 Downloads
FREE
Torta Cubana
Torta Cubana
Pecan Cookie Waffles with Honey-Cinnamon Butter
Pecan Cookie Waffles with Honey-Cinnamon Butter
Mixed Berry Tart
Mixed Berry Tart