Cream Cheese Cookies
List of Ingredients
1/2 cup Crisco Shortening
1 package (4oz) cream cheese, softened
1 tbs. milk
1 cup sugar
1/2 tsp. vanilla
1 cup all-purpose flour
1/2 cup chopped pecans
1) Heat oven to 375.
2) Cream Crisco Shortening, cream cheese and milk in medium bowl at medium speed of
electric mixer until well blended.
3) Beat in sugar and vanilla.
4) Mix in flour.
5) Stir in nuts. Drop level measuring tablespoonful of dough 2 inches apart onto ungreased
6) Bake at 375 for 10 minutes. Remove to cooking rack.
To soften cream cheese quickly, wrap in waxed paper and microwave on low power for a
Lemon or Orange variation: