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

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Preheat oven to 400 degrees.
2
Dissolve the baking soda in warm water, and then combine with all the ingredients.
3
Drop 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