Virtual Cookie Blog Hop!
You know those cookie exchanges that are so popular during the holiday season? The ones where you bake dozens of the same kind of cookies to take to a party where you give them away by the dozen to other participants in exchange for a dozen of theirs?
Sift together in bowl and reserve:
2 3/4 cups flour
1 tsp baking powder
1/2 tsp salt
Put: 3/4 cup soft margarine in large bowl
Add: 1 cup sugar
1 tsp peppermint (or any other flavor extract)
Beat with mixer or wooden spoon until mixture is light and fluffy.
Beat in flour mixture, blending until smooth.
Chill 1 hour or until firm.
Roll out onto floured surface to 1/8 inch thickness. Cut with cookie cutters.
Put on cookie sheets and bake at 375 degrees for 8-10 minutes.
Decorate as desired.