Snicker Doodles

From: Sue, Aetna, 1970




o        1 cup shortening

o        1 ½ cups sugar

o        2 eggs (beaten)

o        2 ¾ cups flour

o        1 teaspoon baking soda

o        2 teaspoons cream of tartar

o        ½ teaspoon salt

o        2 teaspoons sugar (rolling mixture)

o        2 teaspoons cinnamon (rolling mixture)


To Prepare…


1.       Mix together shortening, sugar and eggs

2.       Sift together and add to shortening mixture the flour, baking soda, cream of tartar, and salt

3.       Roll into balls the size of walnuts

4.       Then roll in sugar & cinnamon mixture

5.       Place on cookie sheets and press down with fork (use back of tines)

6.       Bake in 350 degree oven for 8 to 10 minutes



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