Christmas Trees

Course : Christmas
Serves: 6 dozen
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1 cup shortening
3/4 Cup sugar
1 large egg
2 1/4 Cups sifted all-purpose flour
1/8 Teaspoon salt
1/4 Teaspoon baking powder
1 Teaspoon almond extract
4 drops Green vegetable food coloring

Preparation / Directions:

Cream shortening, adding sugar gradually. Add unbeaten egg, when combined add sifted dry ingredients, flavoring, and a few drops of vegetable coloring. Mix just until ingredients are fully incorporated. Fill a cookie press. Form cookies on ungreased aluminum cookie sheet, using the tree plate and bake at 375 degrees for 10 to 12 minutes. Decorate with tiny candies.


Nutritional Information:

3407 Calories (kcal); 212g Total Fat; (55% calories from fat); 32g Protein; 348g Carbohydrate; 187mg Cholesterol; 450mg Sodium

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