Cinnamon Sugar Cookies

Easy
Makes 48
Ingredients: 
  • 1 ¾ cups sugar, divided
  • 1 tbsp. Kowalski's Vietnamese Cinnamon
  • 1/2 cup shortening
  • 1/2 cup unsalted butter, room temperature
  • 2 eggs
  • 2 ¾ cups flour
  • 2 tsp. cream of tartar
  • 1 tsp. baking soda
  • 1/4 tsp. salt
Instructions: 

In a small bowl, combine 1/4 cup sugar and cinnamon; set aside. In a large mixer bowl, beat remaining sugar, shortening, butter and eggs with an electric mixer on medium speed. Stir in remaining ingredients. Shape dough into 1 ¼" balls; roll in cinnamon sugar. Place 2" apart on parchment-lined baking sheets. Bake in a preheated 400° oven until centers are almost set (about 10 min.). Cool completely on wire racks.