Recipe submitted by: Amy Pickett
Recipe courtesy of: http://allrecipes.com/
What's in it
7 cups all-purpose flour
2 cups white sugar
2 teaspoons salt
2 teaspoons baking powder
1 1/2 cups shortening
3 teaspoons almond extract
1 cup milk
How to cook it
- Preheat oven to 375 degrees F (190 degrees C).
- In a large mixing bowl, mix together flour, sugar, salt, and baking powder. /Mix in shortening. Once the shortening is well blended, stir almond flavoring and milk into the dough at the same time, followed by eggs. Roll out dough onto a floured surface, using a floured rolling pin. Roll the dough thick. Cut out cookies and arrange them on a cookie sheet.
- Bake at 375 degrees F (190 degrees C) for 8 to 10 minutes, or just until bottom is golden.