Smart Cookies

Smart Cookies Kids love these soft cookies full of tart, crunchy candies! I used to take them to school with me when I was little and they would disappear. Thanks Mom!

Ingredients

Original recipe yields 36 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified

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Time Details

    PREP : 5 mins

    COOK : 10 mins

    TOTAL : 5 mins

    SERVING : 36

    YIELD : 3 dozen

  • Preheat the oven to 375 degrees F (190 degrees C).

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  • In a large bowl, cream together the shortening, brown sugar, and white sugar until light and fluffy. Add the eggs one at a time, beating well with each addition, then stir in the vanilla. Combine the flour, baking soda and salt; gradually stir into the creamed mixture. Finally, stir in the Smarties ™. Drop by rounded spoonfuls onto the prepared cookie sheet.

  • Bake for 8 to 10 minutes in the preheated oven. Allow cookies to cool on baking sheet for 5 minutes before removing to a wire rack to cool completely.

Per Serving: 164 calories; protein 1.6g; carbohydrates 21.6g; fat 7.9g; cholesterol 14.7mg; sodium 78.3mg.