Pumpkin Cookies

Pumpkin Cookies

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Jim Kirkland

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I would take these cookies to work around the holidays. They would disappear. It's an old family recipe from my Great Grandmother. The original called for cooked pumpkin. Now we just use a can.

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Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 3 c
    flour
  • 1 tsp
    soda
  • 2 tsp
    salt
  • 2 c
    sugar
  • 1 1/2 c
    shortening
  • 2
    eggs
  • 1 1/2 tsp
    cinnamon
  • 1/2 tsp
    nutmeg
  • 15 oz. can(s)
    pumpkin
  • 3 1/2 c
    oats, quick cooking
  • 1 1/2 c
    walnut pieces

How to Make Pumpkin Cookies

Step-by-Step

  1. Combine flour,soda and salt.
  2. Mix eggs, shortening and sugar.
  3. Add flour mixture to egg mixture.
  4. Add remaining ingredients.
  5. Drop by spoonful on a cookie sheet.
  6. Bake 350 degrees for 12 minutes.

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About Pumpkin Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: Scottish



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