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Sourdough Cookies

  • 1/2 cup shortening
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1 tsp. vanilla
  • 1 cup starter
  • 1 3/4 cup flour
  • 2 tsp. baking powder
  • 1/4 tsp. salt
  • 1/4 tsp. soda

Cream first 5 ingredients. Sift together dry ingredients and add to creamed mixture.

Mix well. Drop by teaspoons onto a greased cookie sheet. Mix 1/2 cup sugar and 2 tsps cinnamon and sprinkle on each cookie. Bake at 350 degrees for 12 to 15 minutes.

Makes about 4 1/2 dozen.