Mrs. Claus' Cookbook - Persimmon Cookies

Persimmon Cookies

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Recipe Details

Bake Time:
15-18 minutes
Tags: Contains nuts, Good for parties/potlucks, Travels well


1/2 cup shortening
1 egg, well beaten
1 cup persimmon pulp
1 cup sugar
2 cups flour
1 teaspoon baking soda
1 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon cinnamon
1/2 teaspoon cloves
1/2 teaspoon nutmeg
1 cup raisins
1 cup nuts


  1. Preheat oven to 375 degrees.

  2. Grease cookie sheets.

  3. Mix first 4 ingredients well, then add remaining ingredients.

  4. Drop by spoonful onto prepared cookie sheet.

  5. Bake 15-18 minutes.


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deb50ty says:

this recipe is great!

12/31/2012 12:41:18 PM

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