Cooking Recipes Catalogue

This is my grandmother's recipe. I hope that you enjoy it!

INGREDIENTS (for 1 servings):


  • In a large bowl mix together all ingredients. Stir into a ball, then turn dough out onto a floured surface . Knead dough for 1/2 hour. If you have a mixer with a dough hook attachment, mix for about 15 minutes.
  • Let dough rest for 10 minutes.
  • On a floured surface, roll out dough to 1/4 to 1/8 inch thickness. Cut into strips that are 3 inches long and 1 inch wide. In the center of each strip, cut a 1 inch slit, lengthwise. Pull one end of the strip through the slit to form a bow.
  • In a frying pan or an electric skillet, melt shortening and heat to about 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). in a frying pan this would be on medium high heat.
  • Place cookies in hot oil. Cook on both sides until lightly browned then remove to a paper towel.
  • Dust finished cookies with confectioners sugar.