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Brazilian Coffee Cookies

Source: www.cookbooks.com/Recipe-Details.aspx?id=836624

Ingredients

  1. 1/3 c. shortening
  2. 1/2 c. granulated sugar
  3. 1 Tbsp. milk
  4. 2 c. flour
  5. 1/2 c. brown sugar, packed
  6. 1 egg
  7. 2 Tbsp. powdered instant coffee
  8. 1/2 tsp. salt
  9. 1 1/2 tsp. vanilla
  10. 1/4 tsp. baking soda
  11. 1/4 tsp. baking powder

Directions

  1. Mix shortening, sugars, egg, vanilla and milk until fluffy. Sift dry ingredients together.
  2. Add to sugar mixture; mix thoroughly.
  3. Shape dough into 1-inch balls.
  4. Place 2 inches apart on ungreased cookie sheet.
  5. Flatten to 1/8-inch thickness.
  6. Bake at 400° for 8 to 10 minutes or until lightly browned.