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Holiday Fruit Cookies

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Ingredients
  Shortening 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Brown sugar 2 Cup (32 tbs), firmly packed
  Eggs 2
  Sour milk 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Flour 3 1⁄2 Cup (56 tbs), sifted
  Soda 1 Teaspoon
  Salt 1 Teaspoon
  Pecans 1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs), broken
  Cherry 2 Cup (32 tbs), candied
  Dates 2 Cup (32 tbs), chopped
Directions

GETTING READY
1. Preheat the oven to 400 degrees.

MAKING
2. Blend sugar and shortening to make it light and creamy.
3. Put eggs and milk to the mixture and stir well.
4. Sieve flour, soda and salt and put in the sugar mixture.
5. Add pecans, cherries and dates to the mixture.
6. Take slightly greased baking sheets and drop the mixture on it with a teaspoon.
7. Put the sheets for baking for 8-10 minutes.

SERVING
8. Serve with tea or coffee.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Very Easy
Cuisine: 
American
Method: 
Baked
Dish: 
Cookie
Restriction: 
Lacto Ovo Vegetarian
Interest: 
Everyday, Healthy
Cook Time: 
10 Minutes

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