Honey Cookies

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Ingredients

1/2 cup butter or margarine, softened
1/2 cup sugar
1 egg, lightly beaten
1/2 cup honey
2 cups all-purpose flour
2 teaspoons baking powder
1/2 teaspoon salt
1 cup chopped pecans

Preparation

Cream butter in a large mixing bowl; gradually add sugar, beating until light and fluffy.

Combine egg and honey, mixing well. Set aside.

Sift together flour, baking powder, and salt in a medium mixing bowl. Add to creamed mixture, stirring well. Stir in reserved egg mixture and pecans. Mix well.

Shape into a roll, 1 1/2 inches in diameter. Wrap in waxed paper, and refrigerate overnight.

Cut into 1/2-inch slices. Place on lightly greased cookie sheets, and bake at 375° for 10 to 15 minutes or until lightly browned. Remove from cookie sheets, and cool on wire racks.

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Oxmoor House Homestyle Recipes

January 1985