Cream together the sugar and softened butter. Add egg.
Sir together baking soda and boiling water.
Then mix in the baking soda mixture with the butter,sugar,egg mixture.
Shape into walnut size balls.
Place 2 in. apart on prepared cookie sheet.
With sugur dipped fork make criss crosses on each cookie(as you would for peanut butter cookies).
Bake at 325 degrees for 15-20 min. or until efges turn a golden brown.
Not a NESTLÉ®-tested recipe.