Cherry Winks Recipe

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CHERRY WINKS

Patricia Nance

By
@BauxiteMiner

This is an old but favorite recipe.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
5 dozen

Ingredients

2 1/4 c
sifted pillsbury best enriched flour
1 tsp
double-acting baking powder
1/2 tsp
soda
1/2 tsp
salt
3/4 c
shortening
1 c
sugar
2
eggs
2 Tbsp
milk
1 tsp
vanilla extract
1 c
pecans, chopped
1 c
dates, chopped
1/3 c
maraschino cherries chopped

Step-By-Step

1Sift flour, baking powder, soda, and salt together
2Combine shortening and sugar, cream well.
3Add eggs, milk, vanilla, beat well.
4Blend in dry ingredients gradually; mix thoroughly.
5Add pecans, dates, cherries.
6Shape into balls using 1 level tablespoon of dough for each cookie.
7Crush 2 2/1 cups Kellogg's Corn Flakes or Kellogg's Pep. Toll each ball of dough in corn flakes or pep.
8Place on greased baking sheet. Top each cookie with 1/2 cherry.
9Bake at 375 degrees for 10 to 12 minutes.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Other Tag: Quick & Easy