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“Taken from "The Spice Cookbook" by Day & Stuckey (1964). These are absolutely delicious!”
READY IN:
1hr 55mins
SERVES:
20
YIELD:
20 cookies
UNITS:
US

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. In a large mixing bowl, combine baking soda, salt, nutmeg, and shortening. Mix.
  2. Continue mixing, and slowly add 1 cup of the sugar. Then add 1 of the eggs.
  3. Repeat with the 2nd cup of sugar and the 2nd egg.
  4. Add raisins, nuts, lemon rind, and lemon juice. Mix.
  5. In a separate bowl combine flour and oatmeal. Mix.
  6. Slowly add flour/oatmeal mixture to first bowl while mixing.
  7. Once dough is well mixed, chill in the refrigerator for about 1 hour.
  8. Roll dough into 1-inch diameter balls. Place onto a baking sheet 3 inches apart on center.
  9. Bake at 350 for 12-15 minutes, or until dough is just set in the center. Cool on wire racks for about 30 minutes.

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