Jo Anne’s Cookies (Sour Cream Cookies)

Mix well
1/2 cup soft shortening
1 1/2 cups brown sugar
2 eggs

Stir in
1 cup thick sour cream
1 tsp. vanilla

Mix together
2 3/4 cups flour
1/2 tsp. baking soda
1/2 tsp. baking powder
1/2 tsp. salt

Stir into mixture. Chill at least 2 hours.

Drop by rounded tsp. on cookie sheet 2 inches apart.

Bake at 400° for 8-10 minutes.

Makes about 3 doz. cookies.

From 1950 Betty Crocker Cookbook via Jo Anne Keiser.

Ranch Dressing Recipe

Total time: 5 minutes
Prep time: 5 minutes
Cook time: 0

Ingredients:
mayonnaise
olive oil
dijon mustard
1 clove of garlic, grated
worcestershire sauce
hot sauce
parmesan cheese, grated
parsley, chopped
salt

Method:
Whisk together mayonnaise and dijon mustard then drizzle olive oil, whisk to emulsify.
Combine garlic clove, add worcestershire sauce, hot sauce, parmesan, parsley with the oil concoction. Whisk all ingredients together and add salt to taste.