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       Title: Almond Cookies, Red Dot
  Categories: Cookies
       Yield: 54 servings
  
       3 c  Flour
       1 ts Baking soda
       1    Egg
       1 ts Almond extract
       1 c  Sugar
   1 1/3 c  Shortening
            Red food color
  
      Sift flour and soda together. Beat the egg and add the extract to the
   egg.   Cream sugar with shortening; add egg; mix thoroughly. Add dry
   ingredients gradually.  Roll into balls 1 in diameter. Place 1 apart on
   greased cookie sheet. Press thumb gently in center of top of each ball.
   Touch depression with red coloring. Bake 12 minutes at 350 degrees.
  
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