Hermits Recipe

Summary

Difficulty LevelEasyHealth IndexAverage
CuisineCourse
MethodDish
Interest Group

Ingredients

 Shortening1 Cup (16 tbs)
 Brown sugar2 Cup (32 tbs)
 Eggs2 Small
 Dates2 1⁄2 Cup (40 tbs), diced
 Flour3 1⁄2 Cup (56 tbs)
 Soda1 Teaspoon
 Salt1 Teaspoon
 Nutmeg1 Teaspoon
 Cinnamon1 Teaspoon
 Coffee1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs), cold
 Nuts1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs), chopped

Directions

Cream shortening; add sugar gradually and cream well.
Blend in eggs.
Dredge dates in 1/2 cup of the flour.
Add remaining flour, soda, salt and spices alternately with cold coffee.
Blend in floured dates and nuts.
Chill for an hour, then drop by teaspoon onto baking sheet.
Bake at 350° for 8 minutes.

Comments

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umaima says :

Thanks for poinitng out the error Elvis, it has been rectified. Salt and soda both were missing in the directions. Thanks once again.
Posted on: 14 February 2011 - 3:52am
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