Mama Solie’s Cream Cheese Cookies

Ingredients

  • 1 Cup sugar
  • 1 cup shortening or butter
  • 3 oz. cream cheese
  • 1 egg
  • 2 1/4 cup flour
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • 1 tsp of almond or lemon extract

Directions

  1. Mix Sugar, Shortening and Cheese till smooth,
  2. Add egg and beat for about 5 minutes
  3. Sift in flour and salt.
  4. Mix in all the other stuff.
  5. Roll into balls and press flat with a sugared fork
  6. Bake at 350 degrees for 13-15 minutes, or until done. Cool on wire racks.