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       Title: Hermits
  Categories: Cookies, Crisco.011, Walnuts, Raisins
       Yield: 54 cookies
     3/4 c  Butter Flavor Crisco
   1 1/2 c  Brown Sugar, firmly packed
       2 tb Milk
       3    Eggs
   2 1/2 c  Flour, all purpose
       1 ts Salt
     3/4 ts Baking Soda
       1 ts Cinnamon
     1/4 ts Nutmeg
     1/8 ts Cloves, ground
       1 c  Raisins
     3/4 c  Walnuts, chopped
            Confectioners Sugar
   Preparation Time: 20 minutes               Bake Time: 7 to 8 Minutes
   1. Heat oven to 400 F.
   2. Cream Butter Flavor Crisco, sugar and milk in large bowl at medium
   speed of electric mixer until well blended. Add eggs, ONE AT A TIME.
   Beat well after each addition.
   3. Combine flour, salt, baking soda, cinnamon, nutmeg and cloves. Mix
   into creamed mixture. Stir in raisins and nuts. Drop level measuring
   tablespoonfuls of dough 2 inches apart onto ungreased baking sheet.
   4. Bake at 400 for 7 to 8 minutes. Remove to cooling rack. Sift
   confectioners sugar over COOLED cookies.
   Makes 4 1/2 to 5 dozen 2 inch cookies.
   Source: Butter Flavor Crisco Cookie Collection, page 15.
   Shared by: David Knight