[CnD] Rainbow Cookies
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Wed Aug 24 21:20:37 CEST 2016
2/3 cup shortening
1 1/2 cup sugar
1 teaspoon pure vanilla
3 1/2 cup flour
2 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
1 teaspoon salt
1 tablespoon milk
In a bowl mix first 4 ingredients until very fluffy. Combine flour, baking
powder and salt. Then add to bowl. Add milk. Mix well and form into ball of
dough. Divide and color whole ball of dough as follows: 1/3 pink, 1/3
yellow; and then divide the last 1/3 in half and color 1 blue and 1 green.
Knead in color well. Roll blue into a thick log about 8 inches long. Roll
green into a thick log about 8 inches long. Flatten slightly and place over
green log in an arch. Roll yellow into a thick log and flatten. Place in an
arch over green. Roll pink into a thick log and flatten. Place over yellow.
Wrap in plastic wrap and chill 1 1/2-2 hours. Slice in 1/4 inch pieces. Bake
at 400 degrees for 9 minutes.
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