Hermit Cookies
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Serves: Several Dozen
 
Ingredients
  • 4 Tablespoons Butter, softened
  • ¼ Cup Shortening
  • 1 Cup Brown Sugar
  • ¼ Cup Water
  • 1 Egg
  • ½ Teaspoon Cinnamon
  • 1 Teaspoon Cloves
  • ½ Teaspoon Nutmeg
  • 1¾ Cups Flour
  • 1 Cup or Package Of Dried Cranberries
  • ½ Teaspoon Baking Soda
  • ½ Teaspoon Salt
  • 1 Cup Chopped Walnuts
Instructions
  1. Preheat Oven to 375 Degrees.
  2. Put butter, shortening in a large bowl, add sugar, water, egg, cinnamon, nutmeg, cloves.
  3. Stir briskly, until blended. Mix in flour and baking soda, salt, beat till smooth. Stir in walnuts and cranberries.
  4. Use a cookie scoop and drop onto ungreased cookie sheet.
  5. Bake 10 minutes or till golden around edges. Cool completely on wire rack.
Recipe by I'm At Home Baking! at http://imathomebaking.com/25-days-of-christmas-cookies-day-24-hermit-cookies/