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date and nut cookies ,by granny mc clure

Recipe by
Mary R Morris
Western Grove, AR

This was my husbands Grandma recipe ,he still raves about them .In her recipe I found no oven time ,so I tried 10 minutes then 12,ten worked best in my oven ..Just watch them and you will know what works best in yoru oven ...Be sure IF there are any left to store covered ..I like walnuts so I use them but you can use pecans

yield 8 to 10
prep time 10 Min
cook time 10 Min
method Bake

Ingredients For date and nut cookies ,by granny mc clure

  • 1 c
    brown sugar
  • 1 c
  • 2 stick
  • 3 lg
    eggs-beaten separately
  • 3 c
    all purpose flour
  • 1 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1 tsp
    baking power
  • 1 tsp
  • 2 c
    nuts(i use walnuts)chopped
  • 2 c
    chopped dates

How To Make date and nut cookies ,by granny mc clure

  • 1
    Cream sugars and butter ,add eggs and beat till creamy .
  • 2
    Sift dry ingredient's together and add to creamy mixture .
  • 3
    Stir, in Dates and Nuts .Drop by spoonful on greased cookie sheet and bake .Bake at 350.For 8-12 minutes ..Watch very closely