<html> <head> <body style="background-image: url(ricepaperbackground.gif);"> <title> Trail Blazer Sugar Cookies by Marjorie Galinski</title> </head> <META NAME="Author" CONTENT=" Larry Andersen "> <META NAME="Keys" CONTENT=" cookbook, cookie, sugar, crust, icing, shortening "> <META NAME="description" CONTENT=" Award winning sugar cookies. " <!-- Picture and Recipe Title --> <table border="0"> <tr> <th rowspan="2"> <A href="cookie1.gif" Border="0"> <img src="cookie1.gif" Border="0" style="width: 320px; height: 240px;" Title="Click to enlarge - Pretty and tasty, these are the cookies that won the Blue Ribbon.."></a> </th> <td width=320><center> <p><h1> Trail Blazer </h1></center></p> <p><center> <h1> Sugar Cookies </h1> </center></p> <p><center><IMG SRC="BluRib.gif" Title="Blue Ribbon winner Alaska State Fair, Palmer, 2004" width="35" height="67"></center></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </center></td> </tr> </table> <table border="0"> <TR> <TD Width=640> <p><i> Our neighbor Margie makes some really delicious cookies. She says the recipe makes 7 dozen cookies but the recipe can easily be cut in half. Some seven years ago she clipped the recipe from a regional Oregon newspaper and, as you can see, has been perfecting the recipe ever since. </p> <p>After some urging, she entered the cookies in the local fair and was rewarded with a blue ribbon. </i></p> </TD> </TR> </table> <!-- Recipe Atributes. --> <table border="0"> <TR> <TD Width=320> Preparation: about 1 hour </TD> <TD width=320> <i><b> Life Experience Recipe </i></b> </TD> </TR> <TR> <TD Width=320> Makes about 7 dozen </TD> <TD width=320> Margie Galinski </TD> </TR> </table> <!-- Ingredients Section. --> <table border="0"> <TR> <TD Width=320> <B>Ingredients for Cookies:</B> </TD> <TD> </TD> </TR> <TR> <TD Width=320> <UL> <LI> 1 cup granulated sugar, plus additional for coating <LI> 1 cup (2 sticks) margarine or butter <LI> 2 eggs <LI> 5 cup all-purpose flour <LI> 1 tsp cream of tartar </UL> </TD> <TD Width=320> <UL> <LI> 1 cup powered sugar <LI> 1 cup vegetable oil <LI> 2 tsp vanilla <LI> 1 tsp baking soda <LI> tsp salt </UL> </TD> </TR> </table> <table border="0"> <TR> <TD Width=320> <B>Ingredients for Icing:</B> </TD> <TD> </TD> </TR> <TR> <TD Width=320> <UL> <LI> 1 cup powered sugar <LI> 2 tablespoon light corn syrup </UL> </TD> <TD Width=320> <UL> <LI> 2 tablespoon milk </UL> </TD> </TR> </table> <!-- Procedure Section. Letter ASCII HTML alt + 146 &AElig; alt +0216 &Oslash; alt + 143 &Aring; alt + 153 alt + 145 &aelig; alt +0248 &oslash; alt + 134 &aring; alt + 148 --> <table border="0"> <TR> <TD Width=650> <b>Procedure</b> <OL> <LI> <B>Cookies:</B> Preheat oven to 375 degrees. <LI> Beat until fluffy granulated and powered sugars, margarine, oil, eggs and vanilla. Add flour, baking soda, cream of tartar and salt. Beat well. <LI> With a teaspoon drop dough onto a cookie sheet. Dip bottom of a glass into the additional granulated sugar press to flatten cookie. <LI> Bake cookies 10 minutes or until they develop a slight color around the edges. Cookies should not be brown. <LI> Dough will be very soft but can be rolled out; be sure to be generous with your rolling flour. Bake as normal. <LI> <B> Frosting: </B> Mix until smooth. Icing will dry very hard and be somewhat glossy. <LI>Makes about 1 cup <center> <A href="cookie2.gif" Border="0"> <img src="cookie2.gif" Border="0" style="width: 280px; height: 200px;" Title="Click to enlarge - The cookies are firm enough to decorate about 15 minutes out of the oven."></a> </p> </center> </OL> </TD> </TR> </table> <!-- decorative band --> <table border="0"> <TR> <TD Width=640> <center> <img src="cakeband.gif" Border="0"> </center> </TD> </TR> </table> <p></p> <A href="contents.htm">Return to Cookbook Contents Page</a> <address>Latest revision done September 2014</address> <img height="20" Title="Our visitors" hspace="4" width="60" align="middle" vspace="2" border="0" src="http://counter.digits.net/wc/-d/4/JanisGardensCookbook" /> <a href="http://www.digits.net/">Counter courtesy of WebCounter</a> <p> <a href="https://www.aplus.net/">Hosted by <b>aplus.net</b></a> </p> </body> </html>