Old Fashioned Hermits

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Diane Hopson Smith

By
@DeeDee2011

I will choose raisins over chocolate every time! Add some nuts and spices and you've got Hermits. YUM!

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Method:
Bake

Ingredients

1/4 c
butter, room temperature
1/2 c
sugar
1
egg
3 c
flour
1 1/2 tsp
baking soda
1/2 tsp
salt
1/4 tsp
cloves
1 tsp
cinnamon
1 tsp
ginger
1/4 c
molasses
1/4 c
water
1 c
chopped nuts
1 c
raisins

Step-By-Step

1Cream the butter and sugar, add the egg and beat well.
2Sift together the flour, baking soda, salt, cloves, cinnamon and ginger.
3Mix together the molasses and water.
4Add alternately to creamed mixture, fold in raisins and chopped nuts.
5Batter will be quite thick.
6Spread out on floured surface and cut into shape.
7Bake on cookie sheet 20 minutes at 375 degrees.

About Old Fashioned Hermits

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy