Fruited Shortbread Cookies

         Yield: 36 Servings
Categories: Cookies, Christmas

2 1/2 c Flour 1 ts Cream of tartar 1 1/2 c Confectioners sugar 1 9 oz box Nonesuch mincemeat 1 ts Vanilla 1 ts Baking soda 1 c Butter, softened 1 Egg 1. Preheat oven to 375F. 2. Combine flour, soda, and cream of tartar. 3. In a large bowl, beat butter and sugar until fluffy. Add egg. Stir in vanilla and crumbled mincemeat. 4. Add dry ingredients. Mix well-batter will be stiff. 5. Roll into 1 1/4" balls. Place on ungreased cookie sheet, flatten slightly. 6. Bake 10-12 minutes or until lightly brown. Cover with a glaze of confectioners sugar, milk and vanilla while still warm. Cyberealm Cookbook, Vol 1, 4/93, Cyberealm BBS, compiled by Linda Fields.