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Tuesday, October 14, 2008

Mickey Mouse's Sugar Cookies...



Scrunchie99 left a comment on my post about my Mickey Mouse Cookbook. She said,
"I loved this cookbook as a child, and I was searching for the Sugar Cookie recipe in it when I found your blog. I have been looking for that recipe for years. If you ever read this message and care to share it with me, I would be most appreciative!!!"

Well, Scrunchie99, here's the recipe for you! Let me know how they turn out!!!



Mickey Mouse's Sugar Cookies

What you need:
1 egg
1/2 cup shortening, melted
1 cup sugar
1/2 teaspoon cinnamon
2 tablespoons milk
1 teaspoon lemon juice
2 cups sifted all-purpose flour
1 teaspoon baking powder

What you do with it:
1. Preheat the oven to 400 degrees.

2. Break the egg into a large mixing bowl. Add the shortening, sugar, cinnamon, milk and lemon juice. Beat with an egg beater until creamy.

3. Sift the flour and baking powder together into another bowl. Add this to the mixture in the first bowl and mix well with a spoon.

4. Drop the dough by the teaspoonful onto 2 cookie sheets (you don't have to grease them). Leave at least 1 inch of space between the cookies.

5. Bake for 8 to 10 minutes or until the cookies are golden brown. Immediately remove the cookies from the cookie sheets with a spatula. Place them on wire racks to cool.

Makes about 36 cookies.

5 comments:

beth - total mom haircut said...

Oh my goodness! I had this book as a child too and LOVED it. I'm so happy you posted this. What nostalgia:)

And thanks so much for visiting my blog!

scrunchie99 said...

WOW!!!!! WOW, WOW, WOW!!!!!!!!! You so totally ROCK!!!!!! Seriously, you just made my day!!!!! These are my absolute, all-time favorite sugar cookies. I think we may make them tonight while carving pumpkins. Thank you from the bottom of my heart!!!!!!

Mrs. U said...

Awwwww, Scrunchiee99!! I am SO happy for you!!! PLEASE let me know how they turn out!!

His,
Mrs. U

msrosebud said...

This is so awesome! I had this cookbook when I was little & always made these cookies for my parents until I lost my book. Thanks for posting the recipe!

Mrs. U said...

msrosebud,
If there are any other recipes that you remember from this cookbook that you would like, let me know and I will be happy to share them here for you!

His,
Mrs. U

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