Vegan Snickerdoodles

1 c Crisco shortening

1 and 1/2 c sugar

1/2 c unsweetened applesauce (this replaces the eggs)

2 and 3/4 c flour

1 tsp baking soda

1/4 tsp salt

2 TBL sugar

2 tsp cinnamon

Heat oven to 400°F.  

Mix shortening, sugar, and applesauce thoroughly.  Add soda, salt and flour and mix well.

Blend the 2 TBL sugar and 2tsps cinnamon in a small bowl.

Shape dough into 1" balls, roll in cinnamon/sugar and place on ungreased cookie sheet about 2" apart.

Bake for 10 minutes.