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Plain Refrigerator Cookies Recipe
|All purpose flour||1 3⁄4 Cup (28 tbs)|
|Butter/Shortening||1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)|
|Sugar||3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)|
Serving size: Complete recipe
Calories 2269 Calories from Fat 865
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 98 g151.3%
Saturated Fat 59.7 g298.4%
Trans Fat 0 g
Cholesterol 453.4 mg
Sodium 1740.2 mg72.5%
Total Carbohydrates 318 g106%
Dietary Fiber 5.9 g23.6%
Sugars 151.5 g
Protein 30 g59.7%
Vitamin A 61.1% Vitamin C
Calcium 8.9% Iron 61.8%
*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet
Cream butter until soft and smooth; add sugar and beat until well blended.
Add egg and beat until smooth and fluffy.
Stir in vanilla.
Gradually blend in the flour mixture.
Shape dough into small rolls about 2 inches in diameter, roll up in waxed paper.
Chill in refrigerator for several hours until firm; then turn out onto cutting board, strip off paper and cut into uniform slices about 1 3/6" thick or less, using a sharp, thin-bladed knife.
Transfer cookies to greased baking sheet, and bake in a moderately hot oven (400° F.) for about 8 to 10 minutes or until nicely browned.
Cool on cake racks.
Makes about 3 dozen.