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       Title: Hermits
  Categories: Diabetic, Desserts, Cooky/bars
       Yield: 24 servings
  
     1/2 c  Margarine; (1 stick)                     -to 1/4 cup sugar
     2/3 c  Brown sugar;                        1 ts Cinnamon;
       2    Large eggs;                       1/2 ts Nutmeg;
       2 c  All-purpose flour;                1/4 ts Ginger;
       1 ts Baking powder;                    1/4 c  English walnuts; chopped
     1/4 ts Salt;                             1/4 c  Raisins;
            Dry sugar substitute equal;       1/4 c  Water at room temperature
  
   Cream margarine and brown sugar together at medium speed until light
   and fluffy.  Add eggs and mix at medium speed for 1 minute, scraping
   down the bowl before and after adding eggs.  Stir flour, baking
   powder, salt, dry sugar substitute, cinnamon, nutmeg, ginger,
   walnuts, and raisins together to blend well.  Add along with water,
   to creamy mixture; mix at medium speed to blend well.  Drop dough by
   1 1/2 tablespoon onto cookie sheets that have been sprayed with pam
   spray or lined with aluminum foil. Bake at 350 for 10 to 12 minutes,
   or until cookies are browned on the bottom. Remove them to wrie rack
   cand cook to room temperature.
   
   Food exchanges per serving: 1 STRACH/BREAD EXCHANGE & 1 FAT EXCHANGE
   Calories: 114, FAT: 5g, CHO: 15g, Na: 89, PRO: 2g, Cholesterol: 23 mg
   
   Source: Desserts for Diabetics by Mabel Cavaiani, R. D.
   
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