- 1 1/4 c. all-purpose flour
- 1 1/2 tsp. baking powder
- 1/2 tsp. almond extract
- 1 c. chopped nuts
- 1/2 c. chopped maraschino cherries, drained
- 1 c. sugar
- 1 tsp. salt
- 3 eggs
- 1 c. cut up dates or whole raisins
- 1 (6 oz.) pkg. semi-sweet chocolate chips
- Heat oven to 350°.
- Mix flour, sugar, baking powder, salt, almond extract and eggs.
- Stir in remaining ingredients.
- Spread dough in greased pan (13 x 9 x 2-inch).
- Bake until light brown, 30 to 35 minutes.