Today I will share a wonderful recipe from the Cookies Galore Recipe Book dated 1956.
Come back for more recipes in the days coming. Fill up the cookie jars with home made cookies.
BUTTERSCOTCH DREAM BARS
1/2 cup butter or other shortening
1/2 cup of Grape Nuts
1 cup firmly packed brown sugar
1 egg slightly beaten
1 teaspoon of vanilla
1 cup of sifted flour
1/2 teaspoon Calumet baking powder
1/8 tsp soda
1/4 tsp salt
Melt shortening in saucepan. Add cereal and cook about 1 minute. Add sugar and mix well. Cool. Stir in egg and vanilla. Sift flour once, measure , add baking powder, soda , salt and sift again.. Add flour mixture to cereal mixture, a small amount at a time mixing well after each addition.
Spread into greased 8 x 8 x
COCONUT DREAMS Use above recipe . With last addition of flour , blend in 3/4 cup Bakers coconut cut into fine pieces.
DATE DREAMS . Use above recipe for Butterscotch Dream Bars. With last addition of flour , stir in 1/2 cup cut dates.