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       Title: Refrigerator Cookies
  Categories: Diabetic, Desserts, Cooky/bars
       Yield: 32 servings
  
     1/2 c  Butter or Margarine                 1 c  Flour
       1    Egg                                 1 c  Dates, unsugared, chopped
       2 ts Vanilla                             1 c  Coconut, shredded
       1 ts Baking powder                       1 c  Walnuts or Pecans
         ds Salt                           
  
   Cream butter, egg and vanilla until mixed and fluffy. Beat in dry
   ingredients gradually mixing well after each addition. Mix in dates,
   coconut and 1/ c of the nuts. Form dough into two 1-1/2 inch logs.
   Roll logs into remaining nuts (1/4 c each). Wrap in waxed paper and
   chill (or freeze) until firm enough to slice. Preheat oven to 350
   degrees. Slice cookies 1/4 inch thick and place on a nonstick cookie
   sheet. Bake 10-12 minutes until light golden brown. Cool on wire
   racks.
   
   2 cookies = 1 fat, 1/2 fruit, 1/4 brd, 95 cal. carbs = 11.5, pro = 1,
   f = 5
   
   Approved by the Diabetes Assoc.
  
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