Mrs. Massey - Devil dogs


6 tablespoon of shorting…Crisco

1 cup of sugar, granulated

1 egg

1 teaspoon of salt

1 teaspoon of vanilla extract

1 cup of milk  (skin milk - healthy)

5 tablespoons of powdered cocoa

1 ¼ teaspoon of baking soda

2 cups all purpose flour


Combine shortening and sugar first, then add the egg (mixer okay)


In mixing bowl combine flour, baking soda and cocoa


Then add to first bowl of shortening/Crisco and mix well


Drop by teaspoon on to un-greased cookie sheet about 1 ½  – 2 inches apart

Bake at 350 degrees for 10-12 minutes

Let cool before adding filling



½ cup of milk

2 heaping teaspoons of all-purpose flour

½ cup of shortening

½ cup + 2 tablespoons of sugar

1 teaspoon of vanilla


Combine milk & flour and cook until thickens. then let cool and set aside


Beat the shorting, sugar and vanilla until creamy.


Then combine with flour until light and fluffy  (mixer is good, really good)


Put in-between two cookies and let set.