Date Pinwheel Cookies

Date Pinwheel Cookies Recipe

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Sandi Moorhead

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@Beaner

These have always been a favorite!

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Ingredients

FILLING:

2 & 1/2 c
chopped dates
1 c
sugar
1 c
water
1 & 1/2 tsp
lemon extract
1 c
chopped walnuts or pecans

COOKIE DOUGH:

1 c
shortening
2 c
brown sugar
3
eggs, well beaten
4 c
flour
1/2 tsp
baking soda
1/2 tsp
salt

Step-By-Step

1Mix filling ingrediants (except nuts) in saucepan, and cook until thick.
2Remove from heat, and add nuts; cool.
3Cream the shortening, sugar, and eggs. Add flour, soda, salt and mix. Chill dough for at least 30 minutes. Divide dough into two parts, and roll out,
4Spread cooked filling over dough.
5Roll up like a jelly roll. Chill overnight.
6Slice and bake in 350 degree oven for 10-12 minutes.

About Date Pinwheel Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies