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Fruit Cocktail Cookies

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Moist and delicious cookies. Great for the holidays.
Ingredients
  Flour 4 Cup (64 tbs)
  Salt 1 Teaspoon
  Cloves 1 Teaspoon
  Cinnamon 1 Teaspoon
  Shortening 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Sugar 1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs)
  Egg 1 , beaten
  Molasses 2 Tablespoon
  Raisins 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Fruit cocktail 1 Can (10 oz), drained
  Nuts 1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs), chopped
  Vanilla 1 Teaspoon
  Baking soda 1 Teaspoon
  Hot water 3 Tablespoon
Directions

GETTING READY:
1)In a bowl sift together flour, salt, cloves, and cinnamon.
2)In another large bowl add cream shortening and sugar, egg and molasses.
3)Fold in raisins, fruit cocktail, nuts, and vanilla in the large bowl.
4)In another bowl dissolve soda in water and add to mixture along with the sifted ingredients and stir together.
5)Place parchment paper on a baking tray and drop by teaspoon onto cookie sheet covered with parchment paper.

MAKING:
6)Bake at 370 degrees until lightly browned.

SERVING:
7)Serve after cooling down with your favorite beverage.

NOTE:
This mixture makes about 5 dozen cookies.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Snack
Taste: 
Sweet
Method: 
Baked
Dish: 
Cookie
Ingredient: 
Flour
Preparation Time: 
30 Minutes
Cook Time: 
30 Minutes
Ready In: 
60 Minutes
Want to try something different from those regular cookie, then you should try this fruit cocktail cookie recipe. The lady chef here illustrates step by step instructions to make moist and delicious cookie full of molasses, raisins, chopped nuts and much more. A must try fro the holiday season!

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