Date Pinwheel Cookies

Date Pinwheel Cookies Recipe

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Sandi Moorhead

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These have always been a favorite!

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Ingredients

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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

How to Make Date Pinwheel Cookies

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.

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About Date Pinwheel Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies




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