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Cherry Wink Cookies Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Sue Ann (Meeks) Harris
Added: Monday, March 2, 2009

Category:
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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
2 1/4 C all purpose flour
1/2 tsp. salt
1/2 tsp. soda
1 tsp. baking powder
3/4 C Crisco
1 C sugar
2 eggs
2 T milk
1 tsp. vanilla
1 C chopped pecans
1 C chopped dates
1/3 cup chopped maraschino cherries
2 1/2 C cornflakes

Directions:
Directions:
blend first 4 ingredients together sit aside. blend together 3/4 C crisco and 1 C sugar. Add the eggs and blend well. Add milk and vanilla. Beat well then blend in sifted dry ingr. Add chopped nuts, dates and cherries. Mix thoroughly. Crush cornflakes and drop cookies dough by rounded teaspoons into crushed cornflakes, toss lightly to coat and form into balls. Place on greased cookie sheet-press down slightly and top each with 1/4 cherry. Bake 12/15 mins. at 300

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
Mom (Alafair Miniard Meeks) use to make these for us when we were little. I love these cookies and so did my children.

 

 

 

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