*  Exported from  MasterCook  *
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 Serving Size  :    Preparation Time :0:00
 Categories    : Cookies
   Amount  Measure       Ingredient -- Preparation Method
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  2 cup flour             
  1 tsp. soda             
  1 tsp. cinnamon         
  1 tsp. nutmeg           
  1/2 tsp. ground cloves  
  1 cup chocolate chips   
  1 cup chopped walnuts
  1/2 cup chopped dates
  1/2 cup shortening
  1 cup sugar
  1 egg
  1 cup persimmons
 Wash persimmons well.  Remove stem.  Place in blender with or without 
 skins to make pulp.  Mix together all dry ingredients except sugar.  Add 
 chocolate chips, nuts and dates to dry ingredients.  Stir until all 
 coated.  Cream sugar, shortening, egg together.  Add persimmons.  Mix 
 well.  Stir into first mixture and blend well.  Drop by teaspoons onto 
 buttered cookie sheet.  Bake 12 to 15 minutes in 350 degree oven.