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Currant Raisin Cookies

Rated as 3 out of 5 Stars

"Dates, raisin, currants and walnuts make these cookies a delicious treat."
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servings 106
Original recipe yields 48 servings (4 dozen)


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  1. Preheat oven to 300 degrees F (150 degrees C).
  2. Cream butter and sugar until smooth. Add the milk and eggs, stirring well. Set aside 1/4 cup of the flour. Sift the rest with baking soda, cinnamon, and nutmeg. Sprinkle on the grated orange rind. Stir into the butter mixture until well blended. In a separate bowl, mix together the currants, raisins, dates and nuts. Toss together with 1/4 cup of flour. Fold into the batter.
  3. Drop onto cookie sheets and bake for 23 to 25 minutes, until slightly golden. Let cool on rack.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 106 calories; 3.4 18.3 1.6 13 32 Full nutrition

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I disagree with the first reviewer...this is one of our Christmas tradition cookies and is a favorite to all who try it! The only change I have made to the recipe here is that I omit the oran...

This is the worst recipe I've ever baked.