Persimmon Cookies

Persimmon Cookies Recipe

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Victoria Fincher

By
@CaptainMommy

My mom used to make these every year for Thanksgiving, and by days end my older sister and I would have finished them off!

I LOVE THESE!!!

Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Comments:
Cook:
15 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 1 c
    persimmon pulp (mixed with 1 tsp. baking soda)
  • 1 c
    granulated sugar
  • 1 c
    chopped walnuts
  • 1 c
    raisins or cranraisins
  • 2 c
    all-purpose flour
  • 1
    egg
  • 1/2 c
    vegetable shortening
  • 1 tsp
    cinnamon, ground
  • 1 tsp
    nutmeg
  • 1 tsp
    allspice, ground
  • 1 tsp
    salt

How to Make Persimmon Cookies

Step-by-Step

  1. Combine ALL ingredients, and mix well.
  2. Drop by table spoon onto lightly greased cookie sheet.
  3. Bake at 325 for 12-15 minutes. Cookies should be firm, but not crunchy and soft but not gooey.

Printable Recipe Card

About Persimmon Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




Show 2 Comments & Reviews

17 Oatmeal Cookie Recipes

17 Oatmeal Cookie Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

There’s just something magical about homemade oatmeal cookies. They’re chewy, soft and so very easy to make. Not to mention, they’re healthy because oatmeal - right? Just kidding, kinda. One...

C Is For Cookie Recipes Everyone Will Want To Eat

C is for Cookie Recipes Everyone Will Want to Eat

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Let's chat cookies. From chocolate chip to sugar and cream filled, they're a dunkable treat that can't be beat. Here are 14 cookie recipes that'll quickly become a family favorite....

Cream Cheese Cake Mix Cookies Recipe

Cream Cheese Cake Mix Cookies

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

An easy and versatile cake mix cookies recipe that will become your go-to cookie recipe! Click here for the Cream Cheese Cake Mix Cookies recipe!