Uses gelatin to flavor and color this sugar cookie.
INGREDIENTS (for 2 servings):
- 3/4 cup shortening
- 1/2 cup white sugar
- 1 (3 ounce) package fruit flavored gelatin mix
- 2 eggs
- 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
- 2 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
- 1 teaspoon baking powder
- 1 teaspoon salt
Preheat oven to 400 degrees F (200 degrees C).
Mix thoroughly shortening, sugar, gelatin, eggs and vanilla. Blend in dry ingredients.
Roll dough into 3/4 inch balls. Place 3 inches apart on ungreased cookie sheet. Flatten each with the bottom of a glass dipped in sugar. Bake for 6 to 8 minutes.