Charleston Benne Cookie recipe. We've been told by a Miss Beck Johnson (of the Sims family) who, as a little girl, spent a lot of time at Foxbank in the early 1900s recalls they used much less benne seed than the modern recipes. Miss Beck still makes these cookies today. Wafersth Recipe, Wafer Cookies, Benn Wafer Th, Baking Cookies, Cookies Recipe, Benn Seeds, Sesame Seeds, Seeds Cookies, Benn Wafersth
Benne Wafers — The BEST Southern cookies ever! Makes about 50 cookies. Ingredients: 1 c brown sugar, packed, 6 T butter, 1 egg, beaten, ½ c AP flour, ¼ tsp salt, ¼ tsp baking powder, 1 tsp vanilla, 6 T sesame seeds. NOTE: Do not using cooking time as listed - watch carefully, mine were done & perfect at 7 minutes - different time with a dark cookie sheet.