"Vegetables are a must on a diet. I suggest carrot cake, zucchini bread, and pumpkin pie."--Jim Davis

Favorite Cookies Recipe

  Tried it? Rate this Recipe:
 

 

This recipe for Favorite Cookies, by , is from Favorite Recipes, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Susan McCabe
Added: Thursday, January 17, 2008

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 c. shortening
2 c. white sugar
2 eggs
2 tsp. baking soda, dissolved in 1/2 c. hot water
1 tsp. vanilla
1 c. ground raisins
1 c. chopped nuts
enough flour to make a soft dough (a good 4 c.)

Directions:
Directions:
No instructions with this recipe. I'd imagine it's a drop cookie. Bake in a 350 F oven for 8-10 minutes or until done.

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
The recipe card said that this is from Lydia. Lydia would be the wife of my 1st cousin twice removed... Or, my Great-Grandma's sister's son's wife.

 

 

 

Learn more about the process to create a cookbook -- or
Start your own personal family cookbook right now!  Here's to good eating!

Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!

 

Bookmark and Share

 

 

181W  

Cookbooks are great for Holiday Gifts, Wedding Gifts, Bridal Shower ideas and Family Reunions!

*Recipes and photos entered into the Family Cookbook Project are provided by the submitting contributors. All rights are retained by the contributor. Please contact us if you believe copyright violations have occurred.


Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!