Anise Cookies IV Cool anise flavored drop cookies will heighten the holiday season.
Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).Advertisement
In a medium bowl, cream together the shortening, sugar and eggs until smooth. Stir in the anise extract. Combine the flour and baking powder; stir into the wet ingredients. Scoop out spoonfuls and roll into balls. Place balls 2 inches apart onto ungreased cookie sheets.
Bake for 8 to 10 minutes in the preheated oven, until light brown. Allow cookies to cool on baking sheet for 5 minutes before removing to a wire rack to cool completely. Frost when cool if desired.
Per Serving: 101 calories; protein 1.9g; carbohydrates 12.2g; fat 5g; cholesterol 23.3mg; sodium 38.9mg.