CHRISTMAS CUTOUT COOKIES Aug 2, 2012 23:39:21 GMT -5 Quote Select PostDeselect PostLink to PostMemberGive GiftBack to Top Post by Deleted on Aug 2, 2012 23:39:21 GMT -5 CHRISTMAS CUTOUT COOKIES 1/3 c. shortening1 c. sugar1 egg, beaten2 tsp. baking powder1/2 tsp. salt2 1/2 c. sifted flour1/2 c. milk1 tsp. vanillaCream sugar and shortening well, add egg and blend together. Sift together dry ingredients and add to creamed mixture alternately with the milk. Stir in vanilla. Chill.Roll out to 1/16 inch thickness on pastry cloth. Cut in Christmas designs. Brush with egg white or decorate as desired. Bake at 350 degrees for 10 to 20 minutes. Makes about 100 (2 inch) cookies.