Brown Sugar Sand Tarts
Makes about 80 cookies
Preheat oven to 325° F. Grease cookie
Cream sugar and shortening, add egg
Sift in flour and salt, a little at a time, blending
Sprinkle board with powdered sugar; roll out dough, very
Cut in squares. Beat reserved egg white and with a brush,
spread a little on each cookie.
Sprinkle with brown sugar and
cinnamon, top with raisins.
Place on cookie sheet. Bake for 10 to 15 minutes or beginning to brown.
Pennsylvania Dutch Did You Know?
The Pennsylvania Dutch come mostly from what is now Germany
rather than the Netherlands. Logically, their language too is
ultimately a derivative of Palatinate German, not Dutch.