6 cups flour
1 cup tepid milk
2 teaspoons ammonia powder
1 cup butter
2 cups sugar
- Beat the butter and the sugar well.
- Add four eggs and the vanilla and continue stirring well.
- Dissolve the ammonia in the milk and add this to the mixture.
- Add the flour and make into dough which is easily worked.
- Make various cookie shapes and place in a buttered baking dish.
- Brush with the yolk of the remaining egg and bake in the oven at 350oF for about 15 minutes.