Apple-raisin Chews Recipe

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Apple-Raisin Chews

Chilly Butt

By
@chillybb

This was one of my dads favorite chewy cookies. He had a mini food processor and he'd use it all hours of the day and night. It was his favorite retirement pass time, cooking.

Rating:
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Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

3 c
flour
1 tsp
salt
3 tsp
baking powder
1 c
shortening
2 c
brown sugar
1
egg
2 tsp
vanilla
1/2 c
evaporated milk
1/4 c
orange juice
3 large
apples, peeled, finely chopped
1 c
raisins
1 Tbsp
orange zest

Step-By-Step

1Pre-heat oven 375 degrees. Grease cookie sheet.
Sift flour, salt and baking powder. Set aside.
2In a food processor, pulse apples and raisins till finely chopped. Set aside.
3Cream shortening with brown sugar, on low speed until smooth. Add egg and vanilla, mix until combined.
4On low speed, alternately add flour, milk and orange juice till just combined.
5Fold in apples, raisins and orange zest. Drop 1/2 teaspoons onto well greased cookie sheet. Bake 12 to 15 min.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Heirloom