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Hermits Recipe

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3/4 cup shortening
3/4 cup sugar
3/4 cup brown sugar

2 eggs
1/4 cup molasses
2 Tablespoons water
3 cups flour
1 tsp baking soda
1 tsp cinnamon
1 tsp ground clove
1/2 tsp ground ginger
1 cup raisins
1 cup chopped nuts

1 egg glaze

Heat oven to 350
Mix first three ingredients
Add the rest of the ingredients
Make dough into four strips
Scramble eggs and wash over strips
Bake for 15 minutes till soft to touch
Cut warm

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Recipe from Helen Derderian




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