You are here: Home » Recipes » All Day Cookies All Day Cookies Recipe by American Profile Yield 6 dozens Buttery basic cookies make great Christmas gifts. David Mudd PrintEmail Ingredients 2 cups sugar1 cup Crisco shortening1/2 cup sour milk, buttermilk, or sour cream2 eggs, beaten2 teaspoons baking soda2 teaspoons cream of tartar1 teaspoon vanilla extract1/2 teaspoon salt5 cups flour Instructions Mix all ingredients together. Form dough into four ropes and refrigerate overnight. Slice rope into 1/2-inch cookies. Sprinkle each cookie with 1 teaspoon of red, white and green sugar. Bake at 350 degrees for 5 to 7 minutes. Recipe submitted by Marge Reichardt, Watertown, Wis.