Persimmon Cookies

Persimmon Cookies Recipe

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Sue Stone


My grandmother's recipe.


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Makes approx. 3-1/2 dozen cookies
30 Min
15 Min


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1 c
persimmon pulp (aprox. 2 persimmons)
1 tsp
baking soda
1/2 c
1 c
granulated sugar
egg, beaten
2 c
all purpose flour, sifted
1/2 tsp
1/2 tsp
1/2 tsp
ground cloves
1/2 tsp
1 c
walnuts, chopped

How to Make Persimmon Cookies


  • 1Preheat oven to 350ยบ
  • 2Press persimmon pulp through a sieve and measure. Dissolve baking soda to pulp.
  • 3In a large mixing bowl, cream shortening, sugar, and egg; mix well.
  • 4Add remaining ingredients and pulp to the creamed mixture; mix well.
  • 5Drop cookie dough by teaspoon onto cookie sheet.
  • 6Bake for 10-12 minutes.

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About Persimmon Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American
Hashtags: #persimmons, #Cookies

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