Date-Nut Icebox Cookies

Date-Nut Icebox Cookies

This is one of grandma’s favorites. You could always count on her having some of these.

1 C. brown sugar

1 C. white sugar

1 C. Crisco

Mix well and add:

3 eggs

Mix 2 level teaspoons of baking soda with 1 T. boiling water. Add to above mixture and blend in.


4 C. flour

1/2 t. salt

Mix well.

Cut up 1 12 ounce package of dates. Add with 3/4 C. nuts and 1 t. vanilla.

Place dough on wax paper and roll into a log. Chill at least 3 hours.

Bake at 350°F. about 10 minutes.



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