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Catholic Recipe: Honey Icebox Cookies


  • 1/2 cup butter
  • 1/2 cup honey
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar, firmly packed
  • 1 egg
  • 2 1/3 cups sifted all-purpose flour
  • 1/8 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 cup chopped nuts
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • Details

  • Yield: 5 dozen
  • Prep Time: 30 minutes
  • Difficulty: • •
  • Cost: $$$$
  • For Ages: 11+
  • Origin: Canada


Cream butter; add honey, sugar, egg. Mix well. Add sifted dry ingredients. Add nuts, vanilla. Shape into rolls; wrap in wax paper. Chill until stiff. Slice thin. Bake 10-12 minutes at 400°. Yield, about 5 dozen

Recipe Source: Catholic Cookbook, The by William I. Kaufman, The Citadel Press, New York, 1965
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