Cherry Winks

Sylvia Mease

By
@BeamersMom

Made lots of these to send to the military during Desert Shield. They are a favourite with my family


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Comments:

Serves:

Yield: 7 dozen cookies

Cook:

10 Min

Ingredients

1 c
sugar
3/4 c
shortening
2
eggs
2 Tbsp
milk
1 tsp
vanilla
1 c
chopped nuts
1 c
chopped dates
2 1/4 c
flour
1 tsp
baking powder
1/2 tsp
salt
1/2 tsp
soda
crushed cornflakes and maraschino cherries

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Cream shortening and sugar. Add eggs, milk, vanilla, nuts and dates.
2
Sift and add dry ingredients.
3
Form balls the size of a walnut. Roll in crushed cornflakes. Flatten slightly and top with half a maraschino cherry.
4
Bake at 375^ for 10-12 minutes

About this Recipe

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