Friday, November 19, 2010

Christmas Cookie Recipes

A dear friend Jamie asked me for some cookie recipes recently.  Here are some favorites of ours Jamie.  I have so many more so, if you had so mething else in mind just let me know. 

Keylime Cookies

softened. cup butter or margarine
1 cup of powdered sugar
1 egg
1 T Lime juice
1 c. all purpose flour
1 tsp salt
tsp baking powder
2 cups corn  flakes crushed

Preheat oven to 350 degrees.  Beat together the buttered sugau until smooth.  Add egg, and limu juice.  Mixture may appear to be curded.  Stir in four, baking powder and salt.  Place the crusched corn flakes in a bowl and drop cookie batter by spoonfulls into corn flakes and toss.  Place cookies on cookie sheet bake 13-16 minutes depending on your oven.

Kathy Register's Strawberry Cookies
1 box strawberry cake mix
2 eggs
1/2 cup oil
6 oz. white chocolate chips

Mix and bake for 10 min. at 350 you can mix this up with any cake mix combo.

My Moms Oatmeal Cookies

2 sticks margarine
1 cup brown sugar
1/2 c. sugar
2 eggs
1 tsp vanilla
1 1/2 c. all purpose flour
1 tsp baking soda
1 stsp cinnamon
1/2 tsp salt
3 cups oats
1 c. raisins

Heat oven to 350.  Bet margarine and sugars, add egggs, and vanilla beat well.  Add flour, soda, cinnamon, mix well stir in oats and raising.  Bake 10-12 minutes.

Grannies Chocolate Cookies (Carleighs Favorites)

2 sticks butter
2 eggs
1 c. white sugar
1 c. brown sugar
2/3 cup cocoa- add cocoa slowly
2 cups plain flour
2 tsp vanilla
1 tsp salt
1 tsp soda
1 tsp baking powder
1 c. chocolate chips (can use any kid: chocolate, white chocoalte, peanute butter, milk choc. I like milk choc)

cream butter, sugar, eggs.  Add remaining ingredients, add choc. chips last.  Bake 350 for 12 minutes.

Bakers Note : One time I was out of baking powder so I used 1 c. plain flour and 1 c. s.r. flour worked good

Pecan Sugar Cookies
1 c. buttter
1 c. sugar
1 c. powdered sugar
2 eggs
1 c. oil
4 1/2 cups flour
1 tsp soda
1 tsp cream of tartar
1 tsp vanilla

*add pecans if your making pecan cookies or leave out and have plain sugar cookies

Mix and chill for about an hour
Bake 350 for 15 minutes use top rack bottom they'll get to brown.

1 comment:

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