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Grandmother Mecke's (Shirley's mother) Cereal Cookies Recipe

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This recipe for Grandmother Mecke's (Shirley's mother) Cereal Cookies, by , is from The Ross Family Cookbook Project, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Dana Stanke
Added: Sunday, January 4, 2009

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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 c. sugar
1 c. brown sugar
1 cu.shortening
2 eggs--add one at a time
1 1/2 cup sifted flour
1 tsp salt
1 tsp. baking soda
1 c. oatmeal
2 c. All Bran
1/2 c. nuts

You can substitute any cereal as long as you put in the same amount

Directions:
Directions:
Cream sugars and shortening. Add eggs one at a time. Add flour, salt and baking soda. Mix. Add remaining ingredients, stirring by hand.

Bake at 350 for approximately 10 min.

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
My grandmother Mecke made these for us when Bruce and I were younger. I "borrowed" the recipe and made these all through my years at home. Not particularly healthy, but delicious!

 

 

 

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