Total Time
Prep 30 mins
Cook 15 mins

Recipe from the Manitoba Co-operator 1950's I don't add sugar to the date filling. Prep time does not include chilling dough.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Cream shortening and gradually add sugar, mixing until very light in color. Add milk and oats.
  2. Add dry ingredients to creamed mixture.
  3. Chill thoroughly.
  4. Roll out to 1/8 thickness on a lightly floured board and cut with cookie cutter.
  5. Bake at 350 for 12-15 minute.
  6. When cool put pairs of cookies together with filling.

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