Refrigerator Cookies II

Refrigerator Cookies II

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"Melts in your mouth - a rich cookie! Dough may be kept in refrigerator as long as 1 week, freeze dough for longer storage."
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servings 87 cals
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Original recipe yields 30 servings



  • Calories:
  • 87 kcal
  • 4%
  • Fat:
  • 3.7 g
  • 6%
  • Carbs:
  • 12.8g
  • 4%
  • Protein:
  • 1 g
  • 2%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 6 mg
  • 2%
  • Sodium:
  • 45 mg
  • 2%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
  • ** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.
  • (-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.


  1. Mix shortening, sugar, egg and vanilla thoroughly. Blend flour, soda and salt; stir in.
  2. Form into roll 2 1/2" across. Wrap in waxed paper. Chill until firm.
  3. Preheat oven to 400 degrees F (200 degrees C).
  4. With a thin sharp knife, slice 1/8 inch thick. Place a little apart on ungreased baking sheet. Bake 8 to 10 minutes.


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This recipe is almost identical to my Grandmother's recipe. She always added in 1/4 cup chopped pecans and 1/2 cup coconut. My grandma always had them stored in her refrigerator ready to bake ...

I was in a hurry to get these made and didn't have time to wait for them to firm in the fridge, so I placed them in the freezer for 20 mins. They were plenty firm and ready to bake!

I divided the dough in half and added red food coloring to half and made pinwheel cookies with it- very good!!

Wow... these are really easy and you just can't quit eating them... my family loves them. Sometimes I don't even wait for them to chill & just drop them... they are good that way too.

Perfect! I have been looking for an easy, delicious sugar cookie recipe. One that doesn't necessitate rolling out the dough and cutting the cookies with a cutter. I have found it, these reall...

I love these cookies - they are great dunkers for milk or coffee. One of my childhood friend's mother used to make these for us after school - now I know why. It's so convenient to have these ...

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