Apple-raisin Chews Recipe

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Apple-Raisin Chews

Chilly Butt

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@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.


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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

Directions Step-By-Step

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