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Spicy Currant Cookies

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This recipe of spicy currant cookies will remind you of the Christmas cookies. It has nutmeg to spice up its taste. These cookies go very well with the coffee and tea. You can even send it to kids as a snack.
Ingredients
  All-purpose flour 3 1⁄4 Cup (52 tbs)
  Baking powder 2 Teaspoon
  Nutmeg 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Sugar 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
  Salt 1 Teaspoon
  Shortening 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Butter 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Milk 1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
  Eggs 2 Small, beaten
Directions

MAKING
1)In a mixing bowl, sift flour, baking powder, nutmeg, sugar and salt together.
2)Cut in shortening and butter until of fine consistency.
3)Add milk and eggs, beating well.
4)Add currants and knead into stiff dough.
5)Roll dough out on floured surface to 1/4-inch thickness.
6)Cut with cookie cutter and Bake in electric skillet at 400 degrees until golden and puffy on both sides.

SERVING
7)Serve the spicy currant cookies for the special occasions like parties and holidays.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Snack
Taste: 
Sweet
Method: 
Baked
Dish: 
Cookie
Ingredient: 
Currant
Interest: 
Everyday
Preparation Time: 
10 Minutes
Cook Time: 
25 Minutes
Ready In: 
0 Minutes
Servings: 
15

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