Description: Despite lacking magical properties, these "lembas" travel well, have a simple goodness, and taste better!! I suggest making a double batch if serving them at a Council.

Submitted by: admin on 2003-12-17 13:51:57

Serves: Makes about 2 dozen

Prep Time: Approximately 40 minutes

Difficulty: Easy

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1/3 cup shortening
1/3 cup sugar
1 egg
2/3 cup honey
1 teaspoon vanilla
2 3/4 cups flour
1 teaspoon baking soda
1/2 teaspoon salt


Preheat oven to 375ΒΊ F.

Mix flour, baking soda, and salt in a bowl and set aside.

Mix other ingredients well, then add dry ingredients. Mix together and turn out on lightly floured surface.

Roll dough out to ΒΌ" thick and cut into shapes with a knife (cookie cutters also work well).

Bake on greased cookie sheet 8 minutes. Place on waxed paper to cool.