Total Time
40mins
Prep 20 mins
Cook 20 mins

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Sift together flour,baking powder,soda and salt.
  2. Combine the shortening and sugar then blend in the eggs.
  3. Add to this mixture the milk,almond extract and vanilla.
  4. Blend i the sifted dry ingredients and mix well.
  5. Add the pecans,cherries and dates,and mix it well again.
  6. Shape the dough into balls,using 1 level tablespoon per cookie.
  7. Crush the cornflakes and roll each ball of dough in them.
  8. Place the balls on greased cookie sheet and top ech one with 1/4 cherries.
  9. Bake at 375 until done,about 20 minutes.