Cream cheese cookies
Recipe from package insert for Wear-Ever cookie gun
- 1/2 cup shortening
- 3 ounce package cream cheese
- 1/3 cup sugar
- 1 egg yolk
- 1 1/2 teaspoons orange extract
- 1 1/2 cups sifted all-purpose flour
- 1/2 teaspoon of salt
Cream shortening and cheese until soft.
Add sugar gradually continued cream until light and fluffy.
Add egg yolk, orange extract beat well.
Sift flour salt together, add in 3 additions beat well after each addition.
Chill dough for 10 minutes.
Pack into cookie guns. Make into desired shapes onto ungreased cookie sheet.
10 to 12 minutes hot 400° oven.