Sentry Foods Recipes


Customer Rating: Recipe Rated Four and a Half Stars

5 Ratings    4 Comments

Yield: 5 dozen


1-1/2 cups sugar
1/2 cup butter or margarine, softened
1/2 cup shortening
2 eggs
2-3/4 cups all-purpose flour
2 teaspoons cream of tartar
1 teaspoon baking soda
1/4 teaspoon salt
3 tablespoons sugar
1 tablespoon ground cinnamon


Heat oven to 400 degrees. Mix 1-1/2 cups sugar, the butter, shortening and eggs in large bowl. Stir in flour, cream of tartar, baking soda and salt.

Shape dough by rounded teaspoonfuls into balls. Mix 3 tablespoons sugar and the cinnamon; roll balls in mixture. Place about 2 inches apart on ungreased cookie sheet.

Bake 8-10 minutes or until set. Immediately remove from cookie sheet. Cool completely on wire rack.

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Customer Comments

Recipe Rated Four and a Half Stars

L A Chanhassen, IA

“I am very fussy about what a Christmas Cookie is and this one made the grade. BUT do not make it too big. The recipe is the same one I have followed for years! They are just wonderful. ”

Recipe Rated Four and a Half Stars

Anon. Morley, Mi

“This is the only cookie my family requests every year! Bake only til set-not brown. This recipe is the one I rec'd from a woman who worked at Marge's Doughnut Den in Wyoming,Mi. about 20+ years ago- a winner!”

Recipe Rated Four and a Half Stars

Sherri F Fenton, MI

“This too is a recipe my family has used for years. It was one of the 1st cookies I learned to bake. Now it is a favorite of my kids and I make a couple of batches a week sometimes.”

Recipe Rated Four and a Half Stars

Helen T E Aurora, NY

“I have been trying to find a recipe for these cookies that are like I used to make when my children were I have found it! These cookies are wonderful and just like I used to make.”

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