Christmas Trees


  • 1 cup shortening (oleo)
  • 3/4-cup sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 2 1/4 cups flour (sifted)
  • 1/8 tsp. Salt
  • 1/4 tsp. Baking powder
  • 1 Tbsp. almond or vanilla extract.
  • Can color with a few drops of color of your choice.

Cream  shortening, add sugar

Add unbeaten egg, sift dry ingredients add to mixture. Mix well, add flavoring and a few drops of color, and mix well.

Fill cookie press half-full, press on to ungreased cookie sheet.

Bake 10 to 12 min.  375 degrees