Total Time
Prep 0 mins
Cook 8 mins

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Mix shortening, brown sugar and eggs; add salt, soda, buttermilk and flour.
  2. Stir in cherries, dates and pecans into batter.
  3. Chill 1 hour in refrigerator.
  4. Drop on cookie sheet by teaspoonfuls.
  5. Bake at 375° for 8-10 minutes.


Most Helpful

What cherries? Canied, dried, fresh, or marichino. I like the sound of this but not sure what form of fruit? Thanks

erscott55 November 02, 2009

These were very delicious, thank you!

Leilani June 16, 2007

This is an outstanding cookie, nice and moist. I'm sure this will become a family favorite. Thanks!!

cxstitcher December 11, 2006

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