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Soft Cream Drop Sugar Cookies

Got to admit, it's been a LONG while since I have baked these cookies, but gotta let you know I put 4 stars beside it in the book when previously making them! Gonna HAVE to get busy and make these before Christmas for sure!


  • 1 cup shortening
  • 2 cups granulated sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 4 cups flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1 cup sour milk
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract


  1. Cream shortening and sugar; add eggs.
  2. Stir together all dry ingredients and add alternately with milk soured with 1 tablespoon vinegar.
  3. Stir in vanilla extract.
  4. Drop by tablespoon 2 inches apart onto baking sheet.
  5. Sprinkle with sugar.
  6. Bake at 350 to 375 degrees F for 10 minutes.

Posted by Rudy2 at Recipe Goldmine 11/27/2001 7:44 pm.

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