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From the kitchen of Carla Wilson. These are a little
different from your usual oatmeal raisin cookies.
They have coconut, nutmeg & coffee flavoring them.
Put 1 c raisins in a small bowl.
Cover with boiling water.
Add 1/2 tsp instant coffee to the water.
1/2 c shortening
1 c sugar
1/4 c milk
1 1/2 c flour
1 tsp baking soda
1/2 tsp salt
1 tsp cinnamon
1/4 tsp nutmeg
1 2/3 c oatmeal
1/4 c coconut
1/2 c nuts, chopped
Drop by heaping tsp onto greased cookie sheets.
Bake @ 350 for 12 minutes.
Makes about 3 dozen medium cookies.