Grandma Rose's Hermits
INGREDIENTS
  • Cooking Time: 12-15 minutes
  • Preparation Time: 10-15 minutes
  • 2/3 cup white sugar
  • 1/2 cup shortening
  • 1 or 2 eggs
  • 1 cup milk
  • 1/2 cup molasses
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon nutmeg
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon cloves
  • Flour to bind
  • Walnuts and Rasins
DIRECTIONS
  1. Pre-heat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Combine ingredients.
  3. Drop by spoon fulls onto baking sheet and bake for 12-15 minutes or until done.
RECIPE BACKSTORY
Rosalie (Short) Sailstad fondly remembers her Grandma Rose Anderson DeWitt making this recipe and it was passed along to her mother Helen DeWitt Short. Enjoy a sweet treat from the Swedish side of the family. Submitted by: "Jack & Rosalie Sailstad"