Old Time Nutmeg Hermits
|Butter||1 Cup (16 tbs)|
|Brown sugar||2 Cup (32 tbs), firmly packed|
|All-purpose flour||4 Cup (64 tbs), sifted|
|Baking soda||1 Teaspoon|
|Nutmeg||1 1⁄2 Teaspoon|
|Milk||1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)|
|Seedless raisins||2 Cup (32 tbs)|
|Nuts||1 Cup (16 tbs), chopped|
1)In a bowl, beat together butter and brown sugar until light and fluffy.
2)Add eggs and beat.
3)In a bowl, sift together flour, soda, nutmeg and salt.
4)Mix it with creamed mixture alternately with milk, beating well after each addition.
5)Add raisins and nuts and mix.
6)Take lightly-greased baking sheets and drop spoonsful of batter on it.
7)Bake at 375 degrees for 12 to 15 minutes.
8)Serve cookies as desired.