Date Pinwheel Swirl Cookies

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malinda sargent

By
@GREEKROSE2005

My moms recipe.I remember my mom making these when I was a kid, they took a long time to make but are worth every minute of it.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
2-3 dozen

Ingredients

  • 1 c
    chopped pitted dates
  • 1/2 c
    water
  • 1/2 c
    sugar
  • 1/2 c
    chopped nuts
  • 1 c
    brown sugar
  • 1/2 c
    shortening
  • 2
    eggs well beaten
  • 2 c
    all purpose flour
  • 1/4 tsp
    salt
  • 1/4 tsp
    baking soda

How to Make Date Pinwheel Swirl Cookies

Step-by-Step

  1. Combine dates, water, white sugar, and chopped nuts cook them until thick on a low heat.
  2. In a separate bowl Cream the shortening, then brown sugar, gradually add the eggs.
  3. Shift the flour, soda, salt then add to other ingradients.
  4. Chill thoroughly then roll dough out to about 1/4 inch thick. Spread the filling roll into a jelly roll shape. chill overnight. cut into think slices bake at 400 degrees for 10 minutes.

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About Date Pinwheel Swirl Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies



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