Rich Golden Cookies

         Yield: 45 Servings
Categories: Cookies

1 1/4 c Shortening 1 1/2 c Sugar 3 Eggs 1/2 ts Almond extract 3 1/4 c Flour 1/4 c Grated orange rind Cream together shortening and 1 cup sugar. Add eggs, one at a time, beating after each. Add almond extract. Add flour; mix well. Using a rose tip, press dough through pastry tube on greased baking sheet, making cookies 2" in diam. Mix rind and remaining sugar; sprinkle on cookies. Bake in hot oven (400 F.) 13 minutes. Posted to MM-Recipes Digest V4 #224 by Geri Newell <dusty@MNSi.Net> on Aug 24, 1997