Basic Cookie Mix

Title: Basic Cookie Mix
Categories: Master mix
Yield: 1 Servings

8 c Unbleached Flour
2 c Brown Sugar, Firmly Packed
1 1/2 ts Baking Soda
2 1/2 c Granulated Sugar
4 ts Salt
3 c Vegetable Shortening

Sift dry ingredients together into a large bowl, mixing well. With a
pastry blender, cut shotening into dry ingredients until evenly
distributed. Put into a large airtight container and label as Basic Cookie
mix. Store in a cool dry place and use within 10 to 12 weeks.

Makes about 16 cups of mix.
From “Make-A-Mix Cookery” by Karine Eliason, Nevada Harward & Madeline
Westover via The Home BBS. Posted to MM-Recipes Digest #336, 9 Dec 96 by