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Date Filled Cookies Recipe

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This recipe for Date Filled Cookies, by , is from Family & Friends Treasured Recipes, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Liz Buchholz
Added: Monday, November 3, 2008


1 C. sugar
1/2 C. shortening
1 egg
3 1/2 C. flour
1/2 C. sour milk
1 tsp soda
1 tsp vanilla


1 C. dates
1/2 C. sugar
1 tsp. flour
1/2 C. water

Mix together: dough. Roll out & cut into circles. Mix filling & cook till thickened & let cool.
Put a tsp o f date filling on each circle and top with another circle of dougg or fold over one circle in half and seal edge.


Bake 350 till brown 10-15 min.

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
This cookie recipe is the Original White Roll Out recipe. It can be used as cut out cookies for decorating.




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