Total Time
25mins
Prep 15 mins
Cook 10 mins

Another Christmas staple in our house. This dough is very heavy, so make sure you use a stand mixer or electric mixer to make these cookies.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Cream together sugar, butter and eggs.
  2. Add dry ingredients.
  3. Add hot water.
  4. Add dates and nuts.
  5. Drop dough by teaspoonsful onto ungreased cookie sheets.
  6. Bake in preheated 350°F oven until golden brown, 10-12 minutes.