Fjord Sugar Cookies

January 5, 2015
Fjord Sugar Cookies

Author Notes: This is from decades back, a recipe handed down to a friend. eggnation

Makes: approx. 4 dozen
Prep time: 6 hrs
Cook time: 10 min


  • 1 cup oil
  • 1 cup butter
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 cup powdered sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 teaspoon cream of tartar
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 4 1/2 cups flour
In This Recipe


  1. Mix all ingredients (except flour) well until smooth and creamy. Add 2-3 cups flour. Stir in remaining flour (on lowest mixer setting or) by hand. A soft dough that benefits from keeping cold. Roll spoonfuls about the size of a grape on cookie sheet and flatten with cookie stamp or fancy-bottomed glass dipped in sugar.
  2. Bake at 375 for 8-10 minutes. Do not brown.

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