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MEXICAN HOLIDAY COOKIES Ingredients: 2 1 1 1 5 1 cups butter cup sugar egg teaspoon vanilla cups flour teaspoon baking soda ½ teaspoon ground cloves 1 teaspoon cinnamon ½ teaspoon ground anise 1 teaspoon salt Juice of 1 orange (about ¼ cup) Cinnamon and sugar for dusting Cream together butter, sugar, egg, and vanilla. In separate bowl, combine dry ingredients and add to creamed mixture. Stir in orange juice. Roll out on floured surface and cut into desired shapes. Place on ungreased baking sheet and bake at 350 degrees for 8 minutes. Cool just until firm, then dust with cinnamon-sugar mixture. Yield: 3 dozen cookies / MTL Magazine 63