Makes 5 dozen
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Refrigerate Time: 1 hour
Cook Time: 9 to 11 minutes per batch
2 3/4 cups flour
2 teaspoons cream of tartar
1 teaspoon baking soda
1 3/4 cups sugar, divided
1/2 cup (1 stick) butter, softened
1/2 cup shortening
2 teaspoons vanilla extract
1 tablespoon JAVA RUB Fruits, Desserts & More
1. Mix flour, cream of tartar and baking soda in large bowl. Set aside. Beat 1 1/2 cups of the sugar, butter and shortening in large bowl with electric mixer on medium speed until light and fluffy. Add eggs and vanilla; mix well. Gradually beat in flour mixture on low speed until well mixed. Refrigerate 1 hour.
2. Preheat oven to 400°F. Mix remaining 1/4 cup sugar and JAVA RUB. Shape dough into 1-inch balls. Roll in JAVA RUB / sugar mixture to coat. Place 2 inches apart on baking sheets.
3. Bake 9 to 11 minutes or until lightly browned. Cool on baking sheets 1 minute. Remove to wire racks; cool completely.