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Rated as 4 out of 5 Stars

"Drop cookies with raisins, walnuts, and spices."
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servings 180
Original recipe yields 36 servings (6 dozen)


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  1. In a large bowl, cream together butter or margarine and sugar until light and fluffy. Add the eggs one at a time, and beat well after each addition.
  2. Sift and measure flour, and reserve two tablespoons. Mix remaining flour with soda and spices; stir into the creamed mixture.
  3. Dredge raisins in the 2 reserved tablespoons of flour, then stir them into the batter along with the walnuts.
  4. Drop dough by tablespoonfuls onto lightly greased baking sheet. Bake at 375 degrees F (190 degrees C) for 8 to 10 minutes. Remove and cool cookies on a wire rack.
  5. Drop by tablespoonfuls onto lightly greased baking sheet. Bake at 375 degrees F (190 degrees C) 8 - 10 minutes.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 180 calories; 8.9 24.1 2.7 29 81 Full nutrition

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These are excellent! I made half the recipe and mine were a little flat. It is hard to use half an egg. I also added a little bit of vanilla.

These cookies ROCK! I am not always the biggest fan of spice-type cookies or raisins but these came out great and were very flavorful. I had to put some in the freezer so that we would not eat...

I'm not sure what happened to the other posters batch of cookies for them to not come out good, but let me tell you - I have made this recipe probably 15 times, didn't change a thing, and every ...

My husband's comment was "Not the worst cookie I've ever had, but close. And they are so dry - are they diet cookies?" I followed the recipe exactly, except for doubling the spices and the cooki...