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                               RAISIN COOKIES
 
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 Serving Size  : 1    Preparation Time :0:00
 Categories    : Cookies                          Vegetarian
 
   Amount  Measure       Ingredient -- Preparation Method
 --------  ------------  --------------------------------
    1       c            Brown sugar
    1       c            Water
    2       tb           Shortening
    1       c            Raisins
      1/2   ts           Salt
    1       t            Baking soda
    1       t            Cinnamon
    1 1/2   c            Flour
      1/2   ts           Ginger
 
   In a pot, combine the sugar, water, raisins,
   shortening & salt. Stir over a gentle heat until the
   sugar & shortening has melted. Raise heat & bring to a
   boil, stirring continuously.  Simmer for 1 minute.
   Remove from heat & cool.
   
   Sift dry ingredients in a mixing bowl.  Add the cooled
   mixture & mix well. Drop by the teaspoonful onto a
   cookie sheet. Bake at 350F for 15 minutes.
  
 
 
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