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Cranberry Cookies...recipe...

Posted by on Mar. 2, 2011 at 3:38 PM
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 CRANBERRY COOKIES

1/2 cup butter, softened

1/2 cup shortening

3/4 cup sugar

3/4 cup packed brown sugar

2 eggs

1 teaspoon vanilla extract

2-1/4 cups all-purpose flour

1 teaspoon baking soda

1/2 teaspoon salt

1 cup semisweet chocolate chips

1 cup white baking chips

1 cup dried cranberries

1 cup chopped pecans

In a large bowl, cream butter, shortening and sugars until light and fluffy. Add eggs, one at a time, beating well after each addition. beat in vanilla. combine the flour, baking soda and salt; gradually add to the creamed mixture and mix well. stir in the chips, cranberries and pecans. drop by tablespoonfuls 2 in. apart onto ungreased baking sheets. bake at 375 for 9-11 minutes or until golden brown. cool for 2 minutes before removing to wire racks to cool completely. yield: 6 dozen.

by on Mar. 2, 2011 at 3:38 PM
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Maries_Mom23
by on Mar. 2, 2011 at 4:12 PM
Yum! Those sound great! Thanks for sharing!
1busymomma03
by on Mar. 2, 2011 at 4:15 PM

I agree...minus the pecans though..

Quoting Maries_Mom23:

Yum! Those sound great! Thanks for sharing!


MistressMinerva
by on Mar. 2, 2011 at 4:23 PM

Thanks for sharing.

melaniecerise
by on Mar. 2, 2011 at 4:32 PM

can you use any dried fruit or are cranberries the only one? I am not sure if my family likes cranberries

4kidz916
by on Mar. 3, 2011 at 12:28 AM

Yummy.  I've made some similar but my recipe called for white chocolate chips.  These sound better!

momOfTeens040
by on Mar. 3, 2011 at 3:25 PM

 im sure it would be fine to use raisins instead.

 

Erin.09
by on Mar. 3, 2011 at 5:19 PM

 Chocolate chips and cranberries...hmmmm...wouldnt have thought to stick them together, but its worth a shot.  How did thye taste??

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