Persimmon Cookies Recipe

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Persimmon Cookies

Esther Eyre

By
@craigsmom

This was passed down by my paternal grandmother. She made them to be given as Christmas gifts.


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Serves:

5 dozen

Ingredients

1 c
ripe persimmon pulp sprinkled with
1 tsp
baking soda
1 c
sugar
1 1/2 c
margarine or shortening or half of each
2
beaten eggs
2 c
flour
1 c
chopped walnuts
1 c
raisins
1 tsp
salt
1 c
choppped dates
1 tsp
cinnamon
1 tsp
cloves
1 tsp
nutmeg

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Cream sugar and shortening; add persimmon pulp. Beat well; add beaten eggs. Add flour and spices, nuts, raisins and dates.
2
Drop by teaspoonfuls on greased cookie sheet.
3
Bake at 375 degrees 12 to 15 minutes.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Other Tag: Quick & Easy