Total Time
Prep 15 mins
Cook 12 mins

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Sift flour with soda and salt.
  2. Cream shortening.
  3. Add brown sugar.
  4. Add eggs and beat until light and fluffy.
  5. Add flour, buttermilk, nuts, mixed fruit, dates, chopped candied cherries; mix well.
  6. Chill dough several hours.
  7. Then drop by teaspoon two inches apart on lightly greased baking sheet.
  8. Cook 10-12 minutes.
  9. You can freeze these cookies until you want them.

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