Date Pinwheel Cookies Recipe

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Date Pinwheel Cookies

Sandi Moorhead

By
@Beaner

These have always been a favorite!


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Ingredients

FILLING:

2 & 1/2 c
chopped dates
1 c
sugar
1 c
water
1 & 1/2 tsp
lemon extract
1 c
chopped walnuts or pecans

COOKIE DOUGH:

1 c
shortening
2 c
brown sugar
3
eggs, well beaten
4 c
flour
1/2 tsp
baking soda
1/2 tsp
salt

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Mix filling ingrediants (except nuts) in saucepan, and cook until thick.
2
Remove from heat, and add nuts; cool.
3
Cream the shortening, sugar, and eggs. Add flour, soda, salt and mix. Chill dough for at least 30 minutes. Divide dough into two parts, and roll out,
4
Spread cooked filling over dough.
5
Roll up like a jelly roll. Chill overnight.
6
Slice and bake in 350 degree oven for 10-12 minutes.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies