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Enjoy recipes from an old cookbook made years ago from a rural community plus a recipe from the White House during that time.
Date Cookies Recipes Raisin Filled Cookie Recipes
Instructions Recipe for Date or Raisin Filled Cookies
Cream sugar and shortening until fluffy. And egg, milk and dry ingredients, which have been sifted together. Beat well. Roll very thin. Place cookie on cookie sheet and filling on each, then place another cookie on top. Pressed together with a fork. Bake for 10 to 12 minutes at 375 degrees. Filling: Mix ingredients and cook until thickened. Cool.
Instructions for Dates Walnuts Cookies Recipe
Mix flour, salt, sugar, and baking powder. Add nuts and dates to flour mixture. Then add eggs, shortening, and vanilla. Pour in well-greased 10 by 15 inch pan. Bake 25 minutes. Makes 20 squares.
Instructions for Old Fashioned Raisin Bars Recipe
Combine raisins and water. Bring to Boil. Remove from heat. Stir in salad oil and let cool until lukewarm. Beet sugar and egg. Add dry ingredients, sifted together, alternately with water from raisin mixture. Beat well. And raisins and nuts, if used. Pour into greased 13 by 9 by 2 inch pan and bake 20 minutes or until done. (should be dark and away from the edge of the pan). When cool, cut into our bars and sprinkle with confectioners sugar. Don't cover at once or sugar with melt. Serves 30 bars.
List of Cookie Recipes
Brownie and Chocolate Cookie
Dates, Raisin Cookies
Peanut Butter Cookie
Pumpkin Chocolate Chip