Ingredients

  • 1 cup shortening
  • 2 cups sugar
  • 3 eggs
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 1 cup dairy sour cream
  • 5 cups sifted all-purpose flour
  • 3 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 1/2 cups chopped walnuts
  • 3 tablespoon sugar
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon

Instructions

Cream shortening and sugar; add beaten eggs, vanilla and sour cream. Mix well. Sift flour, baking powder, salt and baking soda. Add to creamed mixture. Add nuts.

Drop from teaspoon unto greased cookies sheet. Grease bottom of small glass and dip into mixture of sugar and cinnamon; press cookie flat.

Bake at 350 degrees F about 15 minutes. Makes 6 dozen cookies.