Preheat oven to 375° F. Grease cookie sheet.
Cream shortening and sugar; beat in egg. Blend in flour, baking soda, almond extract and honey until smooth.
Roll dough into 1" balls. Flatten to 1/2" thick and place an almond in the center of each. Bake 15-20 mintues, or until lightly browned.Servings: 4 dozen