Dave's Big Raisin Cookies

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Servings:
84
Yield:
7 dozen

Ingredients

  • 1 cup water

  • 2 cups raisins

  • 1 cup shortening

  • 2 cups white sugar

  • 3 eggs

  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract

  • 4 cups all-purpose flour

  • 1 teaspoon baking powder

  • 1 teaspoon baking soda

  • 2 teaspoons salt

  • 1 ½ teaspoons ground cinnamon

  • ¼ teaspoon ground allspice

  • ¼ teaspoon ground nutmeg

Directions

  1. Add water to raisins and boil 5 minutes. Set aside to cool.

  2. Cream shortening, sugar, eggs and vanilla. Add cooled raisins and water. Sift together the flour, baking powder, soda, salt, cinnamon, allspice, and nutmeg. Add flour mixture to raisin mixture, blend well.

  3. Chill dough until firm.

  4. Drop by teaspoon onto lightly greased cookie sheets. Bake at 375 degrees F (190 degrees C) for 10 to 12 minutes. Let cool for a few minutes on cookie sheet before removing.

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

75 Calories
3g Fat
12g Carbs
1g Protein
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 84
Calories 75
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 3g 3%
Saturated Fat 1g 4%
Cholesterol 7mg 2%
Sodium 79mg 3%
Total Carbohydrate 12g 4%
Dietary Fiber 0g 1%
Total Sugars 7g
Protein 1g
Vitamin C 0mg 1%
Calcium 7mg 1%
Iron 0mg 2%
Potassium 35mg 1%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.

(-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.