CHERRY WINKS

Cherry Winks Recipe

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Patricia Nance

By
@BauxiteMiner

This is an old but favorite recipe.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
5 dozen

Ingredients

2 1/4 c
sifted pillsbury best enriched flour
1 tsp
double-acting baking powder
1/2 tsp
soda
1/2 tsp
salt
3/4 c
shortening
1 c
sugar
2
eggs
2 Tbsp
milk
1 tsp
vanilla extract
1 c
pecans, chopped
1 c
dates, chopped
1/3 c
maraschino cherries chopped

How to Make CHERRY WINKS

Step-by-Step

  • 1Sift flour, baking powder, soda, and salt together
  • 2Combine shortening and sugar, cream well.
  • 3Add eggs, milk, vanilla, beat well.
  • 4Blend in dry ingredients gradually; mix thoroughly.
  • 5Add pecans, dates, cherries.
  • 6Shape into balls using 1 level tablespoon of dough for each cookie.
  • 7Crush 2 2/1 cups Kellogg's Corn Flakes or Kellogg's Pep. Toll each ball of dough in corn flakes or pep.
  • 8Place on greased baking sheet. Top each cookie with 1/2 cherry.
  • 9Bake at 375 degrees for 10 to 12 minutes.

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About CHERRY WINKS

Course/Dish: Cookies
Other Tag: Quick & Easy