Christmas Recipes

Recipes for Christmas – Holiday Recipes

Christmas Recipes – English Christmas Cookies December 18, 2007


2 c. brown sugar

2/3 c. shortening

2/3 c. milk

3 eggs

1 tsp. salt

3 tsp. baking powder

1/2 tsp. cinnamon

1/2 tsp. nutmeg

1/2 tsp. cloves

1 c. raisins

1 c. pecans

Cream the shortening, adding 1 cup sugar, gradually. Beat the eggs

very light and the remaining sugar and combine the mixture. Sift 2

cups flour with baking powder, salt and spices. Add alternately with

milk. Add the fruit and nuts dredged with flour and enough flour to

make a stiff dough. Drop by teaspoons on greased baking sheet. Bake

in moderate oven until golden brown.