*  Exported from  MasterCook  *
 
                               FIRST HERMITS
 
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 Serving Size  : 48   Preparation Time :0:00
 Categories    : Cookies                          Desserts
 
   Amount  Measure       Ingredient -- Preparation Method
 --------  ------------  --------------------------------
                         Preheat Oven to 350~
   20                    Min - Work Time
   40                    Min - Total Time
    1 3/4   c            Flour
    1       t            Cinnamon
      1/2   ts           Allspice
      1/2   ts           Nutmeg
      1/2   ts           Baking soda
    8       tb           Unsalted butter (marg/short)
                         At room temp.
    1       c            Brown sugar
    1                    Egg
    1       t            Vanilla extract
    1       t            Lemon zest
      1/4   c            + 4-6 Tb Milk
      1/2   c            Dates, pitted, chopped
      1/2   c            Golden raisins
      1/2   c            Walnuts, chopped
    1 1/2   c            Icing sugar
                         PER COOKIE:
   86                    Calories
    1       g            Protein
    3       g            Fat
   18       mg           Sodium
   15       g            Carbohydrates
   10       mg           Cholesterol
 
   Preheat oven to 350~. Combine flour, spices, & baking
   soda. With an electric mixer at medium-low, beat
   butter & sugar until fluffy. Add egg, vanilla, & lemon
   zest, & beat until combined. Beat in half the flour
   mixture. Add 1/4 milk, then beat in remaining flour
   mixture until well blended. Stir in dates, raisins, &
   walnuts. Drop by rounded teaspoonfuls onto an
   ungreased baking sheet. Bake until browned, about 10
   min. Stir about 4-6 tbsps of milk into icing sugar to
   make a thin glaze. Spread the glaze on the cooled
   cookies.
  
 
 
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