1 cup shortening or butter ... I like to do ½ cup butter & ½ cup shortening
1½ cups sugar
2 eggs
2¾ cups flour
2 tsp cream of tartar
1 tsp baking soda
¼ tsp salt
For rolling your cookies in:
⅓ cup sugar
1-2 tsp cinnamon

PREP TIME 5 mins
COOK TIME 10 mins
TOTAL TIME 15 mins


Pre Heat oven to 400 degrees
In your mixer add butter and or shortening, sugar together
Add eggs one at a time mixing in between
In a separate bowl mix together flour, cream of tartar, baking soda, salt.
Add to wet ingredients and mix together.
In a small dish mix sugar and cinnamon together.
Roll dough into 1 inch balls and roll in cinnamon sugar mixture.
Place on greased cookie sheet.
Bake 8-10 mins