Maple Cream Cookies

Maple Cream Cookies

1 cup shortening
1 tsp. vanilla
1/2 tsp. maple flavoring
2 cups brown sugar
2 eggs
3 3/4 cups flour
2 tsp. baking soda
1 cup sour cream

Cream together the shortening, vanilla, maple flavoring, brown sugar and eggs. In a separate bowl, stir flour and soda together; add to creamed mixture, alternately with sour cream. Drop onto greased cookie sheets and bake at 350 until brown; do not underbake.


6 Tbsp. butter
1 tsp. maple flavoring
1/2 cup evaporated milk
Confectioners’ sugar

Melt butter and cool to room temperature; stir in maple flavoring and
milk. Stir in confectioners’ until icing is thick enough. Frost cooled
cookies with a thick layer of icing.