Date Cookies (Filled Jumbo Drops)

susan simons

By
@imbossmare

One of my Grandma's favorite things to bake with was dates, he's another one of her many Date recipes


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Ingredients

1 c
shortening
2 c
brown sugar
3
eggs
1/2 c
water
1 tsp
vanilla
3 1/2 c
flour
1/2 tsp
salt
1 tsp
soda
1/8 tsp
cinnamon
date filling:
2 c
dates cut up
3/4 c
sugar
3/4 c
water

Directions Step-By-Step

1
DATE FILLING: add dates, sugar, and water. Cook until thick may add nuts when cool. Cool mixture.
2
Mix shortening, brown sugar, eggs. Stir in water and vanilla. Sift together and stir in flour, soda, salt and cinnamon. Drop with teaspoonful onto ungreased baking sheets. Place 1/2 tsp. filling on dough cover with 1/2 tsp. dough. Bake 375 degrees for 10-12 minutes.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Hashtag: #dates