Total Time
Prep 20 mins
Cook 15 mins

Best raisin cookies. Make em big!! Like a cakie cookie. Got this recipe from a local Hutterite colony. GREAT!!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Cream shortening, sugar, eggs and vanilla.
  2. Add cooled raisins, including liquid.
  3. Add flour, baking powder, soda, salt and spices.
  4. Mix well.
  5. Stir in chopped nuts.
  6. Drop by spoonfuls on cookie sheet.
  7. Bake @ 375 F for 12 to 15 minutes.
  8. DO NOT overbake!
Most Helpful

sally grossrode mom made these sallys 85 very old recipe very good she boiled raisins in the water 5 minutes

Dienia B. February 21, 2010