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Thursday, January 31, 2013

Oatmeal Raisin Cookie Mix







Yield: 1 batch

Oatmeal Raisin Cookie Mix
1c all-purpose flourIngredients can be layered in a jar for a gift with a tag
1t baking sodaattatched that lists the additional ingredients that are
1t ground cinnamonneeded when ready to prepare the cookies.
1/2t ground nutmeg
1/2t saltwhen ready to prepare, heat oven to 350, mix in additional
3/4c brown sugar, packedingredients and drop cookies onto a cookie sheet cooking
1/2c sugaruntil done
3/4c raisins
2c oats
Additional Ingredients:
3/4c butter
1 egg
1t vanilla

Gingerbread Mix






Yeild: About 4 batchesGingerbread Mix
8c all-purpose flourMix ingredients thoroughly.  Store in an airtight container.
2c sugar
1/4c baking powder
1TsaltTo make Ginger Cookies- Add 3c mix to 1/3c molasses
1t baking sodaand 1 egg. Roll into 1in balls, mash flat and bake at 350
1t clovesuntil done.
1T ginger
1T cinnamon
2c shortening

Master Baking Mix







Yeild: 14 1/2c
Master Baking Mix
8c all-purpose flourMix all ingredients thoroughly.  Will resemble course crumbs
2c nonfat dry milkCan be used in any recipe calling for biscuit mix
1/3c baking powder
1/4c sugar
1T salt
2C shortening