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Surprise Cookies

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Why I Love This Recipe

Mom's recipe

Ingredients You'll Need

3 generous tbs. shortening
1 egg
1/2 cup milk
3-1/2 cups flour
1 tsp. vanilla
1 cup sugar
salt, to taste
1 tsp. baking soda
2 tsp. cream of tartar
1 cup raisins, cut
1/2 cup water
1 tsp. vanilla
1/2 cup sugar
2 tsp. flour
1/2 tsp. butter


Mix like a cake.

Roll rather thin.

Moisten edges of half the cookies

as you fill them with raisin filling.

Bake in a quick oven (400 degrees)


Combine ingredients and cook until thick.

Cool while making cookie dough.

Place 1 tsp. filling between two cookies.

Moisten edges and press

firmly with a fork.

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