Grandmas fruit cookies

Michelle Kramer

By
@fluffy3557

this recipe has been handed down in my family for at least four generations maybe more !

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Serves:
makes 6 dozen
Prep:
1 Hr 45 Min
Cook:
10 Min

Ingredients

1/2 c
buttermilk
2 c
brown sugar, firmly packed
1/2 c
vegetable shortening
1 stick
butter, softened
2
eggs
3 1/2 c
all purpose flour
1 tsp
salt
1 tsp
baking soda
1 1/2 c
each chopped candied cherries,pineapple,dates,and pecans
1 c
each candied cherrie halves and pecan halves for garnish

Step-By-Step

1preheat oven to 375 degrees
2cream brown sugar shortening and butter
3add eggs and buttermilk
4gradually add flour salt and baking soda
5add chopped nuts and fruit
6line cookie sheets with parchment paper
7drop batter by spoonful leaving space between
8garnish with half cherrie or pecan
9bake 8 - 10 minutes or until browned on top and bottom
10cool and enjoy !

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Other Tag: Quick & Easy