Monday, 27 June 2011
Baking My Way: Jumbo Candy Cookies
3/4 cup firmly packed brown sugar
1/2 cup butter
1 1/2 teaspoon vanilla
1 3/4 cup flour
1 teaspoon baking soda
1/2 teaspoon salt
1 cup candy-coated chocolate pieces
1 cup sunflower seeds or nuts
Heat oven to 350
In a bowl combine sugars, shortening and butter, beat until light and fluffy.
Add vanilla and eggs; beat well.
Add flour, baking soda and salt; mix well.
Stir in candy-coated chocolate pieces.
Drop dough in 2 inch balls 2 inches apart onto ungreased cookie sheets.
Bake for 15-20 minutes. Cool 1 minute, remove from cookie sheets.