Nancy Lippisch's recipe for fairy cookies is a family treasure. This Ninja Baker is grateful for Nancy's permission to reprint her recipe here.
Fairy Cookie Mix:
Fairy Cookie Topping Options:
To make fairy cookie mix:
Cut Crisco into the flour and salt until the mixture is crumbly and resembles a bowl of sweet peas. Store in a sealed container until ready to use.
To bake the cookies:
Note: The dough is sticky. Plastic gloves come in handy.