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Persimmon Cookies Recipe

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This recipe for Persimmon Cookies, by , is from The Perry Family Cookbook, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Dora Perry
Added: Friday, July 4, 2008


1 c persimmon pulp
1 c chopped nuts
1 c raisins
1 1/2 c sugar
1/2 c shortening (oil, butter or vegetable)
1 tsp baking soda
2 c flour
1/2 tsp cinnamon
1/2 tsp ground cloves
1/2 tsp nutmeg
1/2 tsp grated lemon rind
1 egg

Cream shortening and sugar. Add nuts and raisins to flour. Beat egg and add to pulp. Add pulp to shortening and sugar. Add dry ingredients to wet ingredients

Drop on a greased cookie sheet.

Bake at 375 for 10 - 15 minutes




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