Christmas Fruitcake Cookies

Christmas Fruitcake Cookies Recipe

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Dian Norman-McCracken

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@Superfolksingercookinmama

These cookies are definitely well worth the effort! They have all the great fruitcake goodies in them: candied red and green cherries, walnut chunks, golden raisins, and, yes, bourbon, too! My family BEGS me to make these and I think yours will, too! ENJOY!

Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Comments:
Serves:
60 cookies
Prep:
2 Hr
Cook:
30 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

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2 STICKS
butter - @ room temperature
1 CUP
brown suger - packed
4
eggs
3 TBSP
milk
1 CUP
canadian bourbon, rum, or apple juice

USING A HEAVY-DUTY MIXER (KITCHEN AID), CREAM TOGETHER BUTTER AND BROWN SUGAR. ADD EGGS, ONE AT A TIME, MIXING AFTER EACH ADDITION. ADD MILK AND CANADIAN BOURBON AND MIX WELL.

IN A SEPARATE BOWL, SIFT TOGETHER:

3 CUPS
flour - all purpose
3 tsp.
baking soda
1 tsp. ea:
ground nutmeg; ground cinnamon and ground cloves

ADD SIFTED DRY INGREDIENTS TO CREAMED MIXTURE AND MIX WELL.

ADD THE FOLLOWING INGREDIENTS, ONE AT A TIME, AND MIX IN WELL:

3 CUPS
chunked walnuts
1 BOX
golden raisins
8 OZ can(s)
crushed pineapple
8 OZ
candied red cherries, each cherry cut in half (i use scissors sprayed with vegetable spray)
8 OZ
candied green cherries, each cherry cut in half

How to Make Christmas Fruitcake Cookies

Step-by-Step

  • 1REFRIGERATE COOKIE BATTER - IT WILL BE VERY RUNNY WITHOUT REFRIGERATION.
  • 2PRE-HEAT OVEN TO 300 DEGREES. USING 1" COOKIE SCOOP, PLACE 2 INCHES APART ON PAM'D COOKIE SHEETS AND BAKE FOR 30 MINUTES.
  • 3PROMPTLY REMOVE FROM COOKIE SHEET ONTO A WIRE RACK TO COOL COMPLETELY. STORE IN AIRTIGHT CONTAINER.

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About Christmas Fruitcake Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: English
Other Tag: Heirloom
Hashtags: #Christmas, #fruitcake




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