Fruit Ice Box Cookies
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Christmas Cookies
Ingredients
  • 2 cups brown sugar
  • 1 cup shortening
  • 2 eggs
  • ½ tsp. salt
  • 1 tsp. vanilla
  • 3 cups flour
  • 1 tsp. soda
  • 1 tsp. cream of tartar
  • ¾ cup red candied cherries chopped fine
  • ½ cup walnuts chopped fine
Instructions
  1. Thoroughly mix ingredients together (except for candied cherries and walnuts).
  2. Once mixed well add candied cherries and walnuts and again mix thoroughly.
  3. Divide dough in half. Using wax paper, shape into rolled up logs.
  4. Freeze over night.
  5. Preheat oven to 350°F.
  6. Slice rolled cookie dough when frozen, about ⅛ inch thickness.
  7. Place on nonstick baking sheet and bake 8-10 minutes, until the outside edge of the cookie begins to color. Remove and cool completely.
Recipe by PEI Foodies at https://peifoodies.com/fruit-ice-box-cookies/