Minnesota Mail Carrier Cookies

Minnesota Mail Carrier Cookies Recipe

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Diana Perry

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@Empebi

Don't know the reason for this odd name on this cookie, but for whatever reason they are as special as that name! I got this recipe years ago from a hostess on QVC! It is a delicious cookie, and they disappear quickly!

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
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Serves:
2 dozen
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

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1 c
shortening
2 c
brown sugar
1 tsp
baking soda
2 Tbsp
warm water
3 large
eggs, well baten
1 c
coconut
1 c
dry oatmeal
1 c
dates, chopped
1/2 c
chopped pecans or walnuts
2-1/2 c
flour

How to Make Minnesota Mail Carrier Cookies

Step-by-Step

  • 1Preheat oven to 400 degrees.
  • 2Dissolve the baking soda in warm water, and then combine with all the ingredients.
  • 3Drop by teaspoonfuls onto parchment lined baking sheets. Bake about 10 minutes, or until golden brown.

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About Minnesota Mail Carrier Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids




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