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The Original Girl Scout Cookie Recipe
Circa 1922



1-cup butter
1-cup sugar (additional sugar for topping optional)
2 eggs
2 tablespoons milk
1-teaspoon vanilla
2 cups flour
1-teaspoon salt
2 teaspoons baking powder


Cream butter and 1 cup of sugar; add well-beaten eggs, then milk, vanilla, flour, salt, and baking powder. Refrigerate for at least 1 hour. Roll dough, cut into trefoil shapes, and sprinkle sugar on top, if desired.
Bake in a quick oven (375°) for approximately 8 to 10 minutes or until the edges begin to brown.
Makes six- to seven-dozen cookies.


Recipe: kosher, dairy, dessert

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