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Cherry Wink Cookies Recipe

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2 cups flour
1 tsp baking powder
tsp baking soda
tsp salt
cup shortening
1 cup sugar
2 eggs
2 Tbls milk
1 tsp vanilla
1 cup chopped pecans
1 cup chopped dates (optional)
⅓ cup chopped Maraschino Cherries
Extra Cherries for decorating tops
2 cups Cornflakes - crushed

Sift together dry ingredients.
Combine shortening, sugar, eggs, milk & vanilla - Cream well.
Blend in dry ingredients and add pecans, dates, chopped cherries.

Shape into balls using level Tbls of dough for each cookie.
Roll each ball of cookie dough in cornflakes. Place on greased baking sheet.
Top each cookie with 1/4 cherry

Bake in 375 oven for 10-12 minutes.




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