Bess Truman's Hermits Cookies

30
Servings
15m
Prep Time
25m
Cook Time
40m
Ready In

Recipe: #34075

January 14, 2020



"The trumans were Extremely difficult to find recipes for ,but she did give this one Im adding her notes as they arent real precise add rounded spices im guessing except cloves which makes sense, she said nuts so im putting walnuts but it could mean pecans or almonds too"

Original recipe yields 30 servings
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Nutritional

  • Serving Size: 1 (49.7 g)
  • Calories 141.6
  • Total Fat - 7 g
  • Saturated Fat - 1.5 g
  • Cholesterol - 61.2 mg
  • Sodium - 74.3 mg
  • Total Carbohydrate - 17 g
  • Dietary Fiber - 1.4 g
  • Sugars - 8.8 g
  • Protein - 4 g
  • Calcium - 26.7 mg
  • Iron - 0.8 mg
  • Vitamin C - 0.1 mg
  • Thiamin - 0.1 mg

Step 1

Preheat oven to 350

Step 2

Cream the sugar and shortening

Step 3

Add eggs one at a time blending

Step 4

In another bowl sift the dry ingredients 3 times

Step 5

She said add the baking soda to buttermilk but i would just add with dry ingredients

Step 6

Add nuts and raisins to dry ingredients

Step 7

Add buttermilk alternately with dry ingredients to creamed mixture

Step 8

Drop by teaspoonfuls onto pam sprayed cookie sheet

Step 9

Bake 25 minutes until lightly browned

Tips & Variations


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