Italian Date Raisin Filled Cookie

Recipe by Dienia B.
READY IN: 1hr
SERVES: 10
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition

DIRECTIONS

  • Cream shortening and sugar; add eggs.
  • Sift flour, baking powder, and salt together.
  • Add milk and vanilla.
  • Mix well; roll out dough 1/4 inch thick.
  • Cut with a round cutter.
  • Place on cookie sheet.
  • Brush top of cookie with egg white.
  • Top with filling.
  • Bake at 400 degrees Fahrenheit for 15 minutes.
  • FILLING:
  • Grind raisins, dates and candied cherries in a food processer.
  • Cook on top of stove until thick, stirring constantly. This stuff will probably burn like no one's business.