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English Cookies Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Billie Hassmann Cogburn
Added: Monday, September 3, 2007

Category:
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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 c Butter or Margarine
1 1/2 c Brown Sugar
3 Eggs
1/2 c Water
3 c Flour
1 t Baking Soda
2 t Cinnamon
1/2 t Nutmeg
1 t Allspice
1/2 t Salt
1 lb Dates, chopped
1 lb Nuts, chopped

Directions:
Directions:
Mix dry ingredients together. Add all other ingredients. Mix well. Drop onto cookie sheet. Bake at 350 approximately 12 minutes.

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
Aunt Billie says she received this recipe from her mother-in-law and has been using it for many years.

 

 

 

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