Plain.Recipes

Apple Hermits

Source: www.cookbooks.com/Recipe-Details.aspx?id=889691

Ingredients

  1. 1 c. seedless raisins
  2. 1 c. shortening
  3. 1 1/2 c. brown sugar
  4. 1/4 c. molasses
  5. 3 eggs
  6. 3 1/2 c. plain flour
  7. 1/2 tsp. salt
  8. 1 tsp. baking soda
  9. 3 tsp. ground cinnamon
  10. 1 1/2 tsp. ground cloves
  11. 1/2 tsp. ground nutmeg
  12. 1 c. finely chopped, peeled apple
  13. 1 c. chopped nuts

Directions

  1. Put raisins in a bowl of hot water to plump, then drain. Cream shortening and brown sugar together until fluffy. Add molasses and blend in well.