Swedish Sugar Cookies - Erin Clotfelter
Makes 8 dozen (or less if you make larger ones)
2 cups shortening
2 cups margarine
3 cups sugar
1 cup brown sugar
6 cups flour
2 teaspoons vanilla
2 teaspoons baking soda
2 teaspoons baking powder
2 cups coconut
1. Heat oven to 350.
2. Cream sugar, shortening, margarine and sugar.
3. Add flour, baking soda and baking powder.
4. Mix well.
5. Add vanilla and coconut.
6. Drop on cookie sheet.
7. Flatten with sugared cup bottom.
8. Bake 10-15 minutes. (mine took 9-10 mins)
note: I used granulated maple sugar to smush the cookies, but I'm sure any sugar would work!