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Black Walnut Cookies from Gertrude Laird Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Joyce Flannery

Category:
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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 c. butter
2 c. packed brown sugar
2 eggs, well beaten
c. black walnuts, chopped
2 c. flour
1 tsp. baking soda
1 tsp. salt
1 tsp. vanilla

Directions:
Directions:
Cream butter a vanilla.
Add sugar, creaming until fluffy.
Add eggs in thirds, beating well after each addition.
Mix in black walnuts.
Blend flour, soda, and salt.
Add flour mixture, by fourths, to butter mixture, mix well after each addition.
Shape dough into rolls 1" in diameter.
Wrap each roll in waxed paper and chill in refrigerator several hrs.
Remove one roll at a time, cut into slices.
Place 1 12" apart on ungreased cookie sheet.
Bake at 350 for 8 minutes.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
10-12 dozen cookies

 

 

 

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