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Old Fashioned Date Drop Cookies Recipe

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1 cup packed brown sugar
1 cup margarine
1 T. orange peel
1 tsp vanilla
2 eggs
2 cups flour
1 cup oatmeal
1 tsp baking soda
tsp salt
1 package (8 ounces) chopped dates
cup pecans

1. Grease cookie sheet, mix sugar, margarine, orange, vanilla and egg.
2. Stir in flour, oats, baking soda and salt.
3. Stir in dates and pecans.
4. Drop on cookie sheet, 2" apart.
5. Bake at 350F for 8-10 minutes.

Makes 6 dozen




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