A little lighter on fat than most cookies, so go ahead and enjoy another.

I used fresh dates which were hard to cut up and made a gooey mess in the dough.

And what a collection! Whatever the reason, this spring fever has me craving fruity cookies of all kinds. FRUIT DROP COOKIES : 1 c. soft shortening 2 c. brown sugar 2 eggs 1/2 c. water 3 1/2 c. self-rising flour 1 1/2 c. pecans 2 c. candied cherries, cut in halves 2 c. dates. Your email address will not be published. Or, connect with me on Facebook, where I love to share cookie and other dessert recipes of all kinds. I also only used peacans that my daughter curshed in a sandwich bag. Even my picky daughter, who hates candied fruit, loves these cookies! Big thanks to my friends who contributed their best recipes for this collection.
Stir in remaining ingredients. Fruit Bar Cookies; This collection of more than 50 fruit drop cookies, fruit bar cookies, and fruit cut-out cookies is so great, you’re sure to find a few you love!. (In other words, no strawberry cake mixes or lemon pudding mixes, it must be real fruit.). Undoubtedly the BEST fruitcake cookie! A definate add to my recipe list. Beat in egg and vanilla. Every editorial product is independently selected, though we may be compensated or receive an affiliate commission if you buy something through our links. Mix well shortening, sugar, and eggs. I used a pre-mix of candied fruit (orange peel, lemon peel, pinapple, red and green cherries), very tasty cookies. Need more cookie recipes? In a large bowl, cream butter and brown sugar until light and fluffy. think hazel nuts have another name so couldn't find them. This was my first time making the cookies and they were so delicious!! So guess what I did? Agree, with adding fruit cake pre-mix..l used instead of the nuts. Will try this again using all of the ingredients. My daugher doesn't eat fruit cake of any kind, but ate these cookies. In another bowl, whisk together flour, baking soda and salt; gradually beat into creamed mixture. This recipe is a keeper! Stir in nuts, cherries, and dates. Thanks for including a few of my cookies! I just know you’ll find one or two (dozen) recipes you’ll love. These are great, Fruitcake Christmas Cookies Recipe photo by Taste of Home. also only used walnuts and pecans. 25 Spring Cakes to Make in Your Favorite Bundt Pan, Do Not Sell My Personal Information – CA Residents.
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salt 1 c. soft shortening 2 c. brown sugar 2 eggs, unbeaten 1/2 c. buttermilk, or 7 tbsp. These were soooo yummy...the only difference is I used the ultimate fruitcake fruit mix...I won second place in a cookie contest at work...only missing it by one vote..(it was biased lol )...I had to make them three times this holiday season...once for Thanksgiving...one for Christmas cookie exchange...and again for Christmas..they are actually better if you make them a few days ahead of time and store them in a tight container..its like the juice from the candied fruit sinks in and gives it an incredible taste...definitely a keeper.

Chill at least 2 hours. Required fields are marked *, Pinterest board, called “Cookie Recipes.”. Leave a comment below and tell me about your favorite fruit cookie! Fruit Cookies / Christmas Fruit Cookies / Tutti Frutti Cookies (Egg less) My Cooking Journey sugar, butter, fruits, vanilla extract, all purpose flour, milk Get these exclusive recipes with a subscription to Yummly Pro . Whatever the reason, this spring fever has me craving fruity cookies of … Stir in water and flour. There were so many recipes, but decided on this one. There is only a dozen left.