Alsatian Plum Cookies

ForeignChristmas Cookies 1/4 cup plus 2 tablespoons shortening2 cups sugar3 egggs1 (8 ounce) package pitted dates1 1/2 cups chopped pecans1 1/2 cups raisins1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon1/2 teaspoon ground nutmeg1/2 teaspoon ground cloves1/4 teaspoon salt1 teaspoon baking soda1 tablespoon half and half4 cups all-purpose flour Cream shortening in a large mixing bowl; gradually add sugar, beating … Continue reading Alsatian Plum Cookies