"Leave the gun. Take the cannolis."--Clemenza, in The Godfather

Pinwheel Cookies Recipe

  Tried it? Rate this Recipe:
 

 

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

Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Sig
Added: Saturday, December 27, 2008

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
2 cups brown sugar
3/4 cup shortening
2 eggs
1 pound dates
pinch salt
3 1/2 cups flour
1/2 tsp vanilla
1 1/2 tsp soda
1 1/2 tsp cream of tartar
1/2 cup nuts

Directions:
Directions:
to the pound of finely chopped dates add 3/4 cup of sugar and 3/4 cup of water, cook until thick, cool, sift dry ingredients, mix well
divide dough into 2 parts, roll out, spread with date dope, sprinkle with finely chopped nuts, roll up and chill over night---cut and bake on greased cookie sheet 6-8 minutes@ 375 or until lightly brown

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
can be frozen and cut and baked at a later date

 

 

 

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

 

 

392W  

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!