Christmas Cookies

Got this recipe a few years ago from an American pen friend, in the days before computers!!

Preparation time

  • Prep Time 3 hrs
  • Total Time 3 hrs 12 mins
  • Yield 50-55 cookies

Ingredients

  • 1 cup butter
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 large egg
  • 2 1/2 cups flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 2 tablespoons orange juice
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla

Directions

  1. Cream butter and sugar.
  2. Add all other ingredients.
  3. Mix well.
  4. Chill at least 2-3 hours. Roll out.
  5. Cut in to shapes and bake in 400°F till edges are pale golden brown.
  6. Recipe easily doubled.

Source: food.com

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