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Recipe: Fruitcake Christmas Cookies

Recipe: Fruitcake Christmas Cookies


1 c. butter, softened
1 1/2 c. sugar
2 eggs
2 1/2 c. flour
1/2 tsp. salt
1 tsp. baking soda
1 tsp. cinnamon
2 (8 oz.) pkgs. pitted dates, chopped
3 c. pecans, chopped
1 (8 oz.) pkg. candied pineapple, chopped
1 (8 oz.) pkg. candied cherries, quartered

Cream butter and sugar. Add eggs, beat well. Add dry ingredients and mix well. Add the rest. Drop on lightly greased cookie sheet.

Bake at 375 degrees for 13 minutes.

ICING: Combine melted margarine, confectioners’ sugar and anise flavoring to make a thin icing.

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By: lisa
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Diabetic Recipe: Fruit Cookies

Diabetic Recipe: Fruit Cookies


1/2 cup margarine
4 tsp granulated sugar replacement
2 eggs
2 cups flour (sifted)
½ tsp baking soda
¼ tsp salt
½ tsp nutmeg
¼ cup hot apple juice
¼ cup raisins (chopped)
¼ cup currants

Cream together margarine and sugar replacement. Add eggs; beat until fluffy. Combine flour, baking soda, salt and nutmeg in sifter; add alternately with hot apple juice to creamed mixture. Fold in raisins and currants. Allow to set for 15 minutes. Drop by teaspoonfuls onto lightly greased cookie sheet, 2 to 3 in. apart. Bake at 350° F for 12 to 15 minutes.

Exchange 1 cookie: 1/2 fruit
Calories 1 cookie: 27

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By: Sue
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Recipe: Blueberry Oatmeal Cookies

Recipe: Blueberry Oatmeal Cookies


1/2 cup butter or margarine, softened
1 cup packed brown sugar
1 egg
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1-1/2 cups quick-cooking oats
1 cup all-purpose flour
1 to 2 teaspoons ground cinnamon
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
1/4 teaspoon baking powder
1 cup fresh or frozen blueberries

In a mixing bowl, cream butter and brown sugar. Beat in egg and vanilla. Combine oats, flour, cinnamon, salt, baking soda and baking powder; gradually add to the creamed mixture. Stir in the blueberries. Drop by heaping tablespoonfuls 2 in. apart onto lightly greased baking sheets. Bake at 350 for 12-14 min or until golden brown. Remove to wire racks to cool. Yield: 3 dozen.

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Recipe: Fruitcake Christmas Cookies 2

Recipe: Fruitcake Christmas Cookies 2


1/2 c vegetable oil
1/2 c brown sugar
1 egg
1 1/4 c whole wheat flour
1/2 tsp baking powder
1 tsp ground cinnamon
1/4 tsp ground cloves
1/4 tsp ground allspice
1/4 c milk
1/2 c chopped walnuts
1/2 c raisins
1/2 c snipped dried apricots
1/2 c chopped dates

Cream together the oil and sugar. Add the egg. Then blend in the remaining ingredients. Drop by spoonfuls onto a lightly oiled baking sheet. Bake in 350 F oven for about 10 minutes. Cool on a wire rack and store in a tightly closed container.

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