Date Oatmeal Cookies
1 cup pitted dates
1 cup fresh orange juice
1/2 cup oil
3 cup rolled oats
1 cup flour
1/2 tsp baking soda
pinches of cinnamon, nutmeg, cloves and ginger
Rinse and drain dates and put in them in a saucepan. Pour juice over
dates, cover and bring to a simmer. Combine dry ingredients in bowl.
When dates are soft, pour them into a blender. Add oil and puree until
smooth. Pour this mixture over the oats and mix until well coated.
Shape into small cookies and place on cookie sheet. Bake at 350F for
12-15 minutes. Makes 2 dozen cookies.