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

Step-By-Step

1DATE FILLING: add dates, sugar, and water. Cook until thick may add nuts when cool. Cool mixture.
2Mix 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