Minnesota Mail Carrier Cookies Recipe

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Minnesota Mail Carrier Cookies

Diana Perry

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@Empebi

Don't know the reason for this odd name on this cookie, but for whatever reason they are as special as that name! I got this recipe years ago from a hostess on QVC! It is a delicious cookie, and they disappear quickly!


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Serves:
2 dozen
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

1 c
shortening
2 c
brown sugar
1 tsp
baking soda
2 Tbsp
warm water
3 large
eggs, well baten
1 c
coconut
1 c
dry oatmeal
1 c
dates, chopped
1/2 c
chopped pecans or walnuts
2-1/2 c
flour

Step-By-Step

1Preheat oven to 400 degrees.

2Dissolve the baking soda in warm water, and then combine with all the ingredients.

3Drop by teaspoonfuls onto parchment lined baking sheets. Bake about 10 minutes, or until golden brown.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids