Peanut Brittle Cookies
Minutes. Do not overbake.
-Break into small pieces
FROM THE KITCHEN OF: Gary & Margie Hartford [Eugene OR]
Cream 1/2 cup shortening, add gradually 1/2 cup brown sugar and cream
well. Blend in 2 tablespoons of beaten egg (reserve rest of egg), 1
teaspoon vanilla then beat well.
Sift together 1 cup sifted flour, 1/4 teaspoon soda and 1/4 teaspoon
cinnamon. Then add 1/2 cup finely chopped salted peanuts; mix
Spread or pat dough on greased baking sheet (14x10), brush with
remaining egg, sprinkle with 1/2 cup salted peanuts. Bake at 325
degrees for 20 to
From Mildred Dulany (Alvadore Church Recipes 1950s)