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Grandmas Recipe for Striped Ribbon Cookies

Ingredients for Striped Ribbon Cookies

  • 1 1/2 cup flour
  • 1 tsp.baking powder
  • 1/4 tsp.salt
  • 1/2 cup shortening
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1/2 tsp. vanilla
  • 1 egg beaten
  • 1 oz. chocolate..melted
Clara loves to bake cookies and treats

Preparing your Ribbon Cookies

  • Preheat oven to 400° .
  • Mix and sift flour, baking powder and salt
  • Cream together shortening and sugar until light and fluffy
  • Add vanilla and egg
  • Add flour mixture to creamed mixture
  • Divide dough into 2 parts. Add melted chocolate to one part.
  • Wrap each portion in wax paper and chill until firm.
  • Pat dough in alternate layers in a small rectangular pan
  • Chill until firm
  • Cut into 1/8 inch slices
  • Bake on ungreased cookie sheet in hot oven (400° F) for 6-8 minutes.

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