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BBAC 2011: Day Twenty-Five

BBAC 2011: Day Twenty-Five

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Great-great-great Grandma's Soft Cookies

  • 1 cup white sugar
  • 1 cup brown sugar
  • 1 cup shortening (or butter)
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • 3 -1/2 cup flour
  • 2 tsp baking powder
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • 1/2 cup milk
  • 1 cup raisins or chopped dates (optional)
  • Combine sugars and shortening
  • Add eggs & vanilla
  • Add dry ingredients
  • Add milk
  • Drop by rounded teaspoons on lightly greased cookie sheets.
  • Bake at 375 degrees for 15...