Fat Cookies - Grandma Bartosic by
These are the cookies the Bartosics all talk about, that Grandma Bartosic and Aunt Ragna made. The recipe card I was given, has the name "Mrs. Frantz" on it with the recipe name "Filled Cookies".
1 cup sugar
1/2 cup shortening
3 cups flour
2 tsp baking powder
1 tsp soda
1/2 tsp salt
1/2 cup sweet milk
1 small can crushed pineapple
1 cup raisins
1/2 cup sugar
1/2 cup water
1 T flour
small can crushed pineapple
Cream sugar & shortening in large bowl. Mix flour, baking powder, baking soda & salt in separate bowl. Mix egg and milk in small bowl. Alternately add the flour mixture and milk mixture to the shortening and sugar mixture. Chill dough.
Roll out chilled dough thin and cut into circles.
Boil filling ingredients together, add the flour to thicken. Cool.
Add spoon of filling to middle of one dough circle and cover with another circle of dough and secure edges.
Bake in 350-375 degree oven for 10-12 minutes.