Persimmon Cookies

Persimmon Cookies Recipe

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Esther Eyre


This was passed down by my paternal grandmother. She made them to be given as Christmas gifts.

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1 c
ripe persimmon pulp sprinkled with
1 tsp
baking soda
1 c
1 1/2 c
margarine or shortening or half of each
beaten eggs
2 c
1 c
chopped walnuts
1 c
1 tsp
1 c
choppped dates
1 tsp
1 tsp
1 tsp

How to Make Persimmon Cookies


  • 1Cream sugar and shortening; add persimmon pulp. Beat well; add beaten eggs. Add flour and spices, nuts, raisins and dates.
  • 2Drop by teaspoonfuls on greased cookie sheet.
  • 3Bake at 375 degrees 12 to 15 minutes.

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About Persimmon Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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