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“Old cookie recipe with raisin or dates that you could roll up in a towel and cut as needed; she says nut meats.”
READY IN:
24hrs 20mins
SERVES:
20
UNITS:
US

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Cook the water, sugar, and raisins or dates together, stirring constantly as it burns.
  2. Cook until thick; cool.
  3. Cream shortening and brown sugar together; add eggs, one at a time.
  4. Add vanilla.
  5. Sift flour, salt, baking soda, cinnamon together; add walnuts.
  6. Add to creamed mixture.
  7. Pat or roll out on wax paper or towel to 1/2 inch thick.
  8. Spread date mixture over it, roll up and store in refrigerator.
  9. Slice and bake as needed.
  10. No time or temperature was given for baking; I am guessing 325 degrees Fahrenheit for 20 minutes.

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