Gather all of your ingredients.
Cream shortening and sugar until smooth.
Blend in egg yolk and vanilla. Mix well.
Sift dry ingredients. (Flour, baking powder, and salt.)
Add dry ingredients alternately with milk. Add peppermint extract. Mix well.
Let cool and enjoy!
- c 1/2 cup shortening
- c 1/2 cup sugar
- 1 egg yolk
- tsp 1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla
- c 1 1/2 cups sifted enriched flour
- tsp 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
- tsp 1/4 teaspoon salt
- Tbsp 3 tablespoons milk
- tsp 1 teaspoon peppermint extract