twisted almond flavored cookies that look like candy canes.
Mix together shortening, powdered sugar, egg, almond and vanilla extracts until blended. add flour and salt until it turns into dough. tint 1/2 of dough red. (red paste works the best)
roll into 4" ropes and twist and bend into candy cane shape. Bake at 375 for 8 to 10 minutes. sprinkle with powdered sugar.