Gramma Heller's Persimmon Cookies

Gramma Heller's Persimmon Cookies Recipe

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Fancy Heller

By
@Fancy85

this is a holiday favorite passed down through the generations. Perfect if you like cinnamon!

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
1 Hr
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

2 c
persimmon pulp (puree)
2 tsp
baking soda
1 c
shortening
4 c
all purpose flour
3 tsp
cinnamon
1 1/2 tsp
cloves
2 c
sugar
2
eggs (beaten)
1 tsp
salt

How to Make Gramma Heller's Persimmon Cookies

Step-by-Step

  • 1Combine sugar and shortening until smooth, set aside
  • 2Combine baking soda, persimmon pulp and eggs, mix well. Add to sugar mix
  • 3Mix remaining dry ingredients then add to persimmon mix
  • 4Add nuts and raisins
  • 5Grease cookie sheet (first time only)
    space 1 inch apart
  • 6Bake at 375 degrees 12-15 minutes

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About Gramma Heller's Persimmon Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: For Kids