Gramma Heller's Persimmon Cookies

Gramma Heller's Persimmon Cookies Recipe

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Fancy Heller


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


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30 Min
1 Hr


  • 2 c
    persimmon pulp (puree)
  • 2 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1 c
  • 4 c
    all purpose flour
  • 3 tsp
  • 1 1/2 tsp
  • 2 c
  • 2
    eggs (beaten)
  • 1 tsp

How to Make Gramma Heller's Persimmon Cookies


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

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