Sissy Shattuck's Filled Cookies
Roll out on a floured pastry cloth or board with enough flour to make a stiff dough.
Cut circles with a cookie cutter and rings for the top or cut circles and slit the top cookie.
Press the edges together with a fork.
2/3 cup raisins or currants
1/2 cup water
1/2 cup sugar
2 teaspoons of flour ( whisk into water)
Cook together until thick. About 10 minutes on medium heat. After cooling, lemon extract may be added, if desired.