Old Fashioned Hermits
Diane Hopson Smith
How to Make Old Fashioned Hermits
- Cream the butter and sugar, add the egg and beat well.
- Sift together the flour, baking soda, salt, cloves, cinnamon and ginger.
- Mix together the molasses and water.
- Add alternately to creamed mixture, fold in raisins and chopped nuts.
- Batter will be quite thick.
- Spread out on floured surface and cut into shape.
- Bake on cookie sheet 20 minutes at 375 degrees.