Snickerdoodles

Servings:
5 dozen cookies
Oven Temp:
400F
Prep Time:
15 Minutes
Cook Time:
8 - 10 minutes

Ingredients

  • 1 cup shortening
  • 1 1/2 cups sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 2 3/4 cups flour
  • 2 tsp cream of tartar
  • 1 tsp soda
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 2 tbsp cinnamon
  • 2 tbsp sugar

Preparation

  1. Cream together shortening, sugar and eggs.
  2. Sift together dry ingredients and combine with the butter/egg mixture.
  3. Chill the dough for 30 minutes
  4. Roll into balls and then roll in mixture of sugar/cinnamon.
  5. Bake on an ungreased cookie sheet 8 - 10 minutes until lightly brown but still soft.