MRS. SUMTER’S ICE BOX COOKIES

 

  • Cooking Time: 10 minutes
  • Servings:
  • Preparation Time:

Ingredients

  • 1 C shortening
  • 1 tsp soda
  • 2 C brown sugar
  • 1/2 tsp each: cinnamon, mace and nutmeg
  • 2 eggs
  • 3 C flour 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1 C chopped walnuts
  • 1 tsp vanilla

Directions

  • Mix shortening, sugar, and eggs.
  • Sift soda, salt and spices with flour.
  • Add flour blend to shortening-sugar-egg mixture.
  • Then add nuts and vanilla.
  • Roll (about 1-1/2” diameter).
  • Chill thoroughly.
  • Slice 1/8” to 1/4” thick.
  • Bake at 375 degrees about 10 minutes on greased cookie sheet.

Notes

Kosher: Pareve if you use vegetable shortening, dairy if you use butter.

Categories: Cookies  Kosher  Ovo-lacto Vegetarian 

Author Credit: Zelma Levin Goldstein

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