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Sesame Cookies II

Cream Together:1 ½ cups sugar½ pound Crisco½ pound butter2 Tablespoons vanillaAdd 6 eggs Mix about 6 cups of flour w/6 teaspoons of baking powder. Mix together with sugar mixture with your hands. Shape into small loaves and roll into sesame seeds. Bake at 350 degrees, 12 – 15 minutes. My grandmother also used this recipe

Sesame Cookies

4 cups flour1 tsp baking powder1 cup sugar1 cup shortening¼ cup orange juice4 eggs1 ½ tsp vanilla Mix well—turn out on floured surface and form into a large loaf. Slice off 2 inch strips and roll each strip in a mixture of beaten egg and ¼ cup milk. Roll strip in sesame seeds & bake

Pieta Chiusa II

1 package yeast2 cups lukewarm milk 100-110 deg3 eggs2 tsp vanilla4 tablespoons sugar8 cups bread flour1 tsp salt1 lb shortening or 1 ½ – 2 cups (I used 1 ¾) Dissolve yeast in the warm milk. Add eggs and beat. Then add vanilla and sugar Use 4 cups of the flour and mix with the

Pieta Chiusa

6 eggs6 tsp baking powder (one for each egg)½ tsp salt½ cup sugar½ cup Mazola oil all the flour it takes. Roll out dough, making sure it’s not too hard or too soft to handle. Cut a piece off. Roll and fit into a greased pie plate. Cook 1 lb of raisins (in warm water