Raisin Drop Cookies

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READY IN: 35mins
YIELD: 3 dozen
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Place raisins and water into saucepan and bring to boil. Boil until raisins are plump, about 3 minutes. Cool (do not drain).
  • In mixing bowl, sift flour, baking powder, soda, salt, and spices together.
  • In another bowl, cream shortening and sugar together until light and fluffy. Add eggs and vanilla and mix well. Stir in the raisins and any remaining water.
  • Gradually add the flour mixture to the sugar & raisin mixture, blending thoroughly after each addition.
  • Stir in nuts.
  • Drop by tablespoon about 1" apart on ungreased baking sheets (USE A SILPAT! THEY ARE WONDERFUL!).
  • Bake at 375¯ for 12 - 15 minutes. Cool on cooling rack.
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