Clarie Kelley's Chocolate Frozen Cookies

Bear's Anecdote - Years ago, Bear's mother sent Jodie and Bear a box of recipes. Here is one from the box. This recipe was the root of Susan Vahey's Famous Clove Cookies!

  1. Sift together flour, salt, baking powder and spices, and set aside.
  2. Cream sugar and shortening together.
  3. Add well-beaten eggs.
  4. Add sifted ingredients to batter.
  5. Add chocolate and almonds.
  6. Shape dough into 2 rolls about 2-inches in diameter.
  7. Wrap rolls in waxed paper and chill for 24 hrs.
  8. Cut into slices onto ungreased cookie sheet
  9. Bake at 375 degrees for 10-12 minutes.
  10. Immediately remove cookies from cookie sheet onto towel to cool.