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Old Fashioned Hermits Bars

June 4, 2017

Old Fashioned Hermits Bars


1/3 cup butter

2/3 cup sugar

1 egg

2 Tbsp milk

1 3/4 cup flour

½ cup prepared Bran

1/3 cup raisins

1 tsp baking powder

3/4 tsp cinnamon

1/4 tsp mace

1/2 tsp cloves

1/4 tsp nutmeg

1/2 salt



Preheat oven to 425 degrees F.     Butter the baking sheet.


Cream butter; add sugar and egg.   Blend well.   Add milk, bran, and raisins.   Sift flour, measure, and sift with spices, salt and baking powder.   Add to creamed mixture; blend well.   Chill for a while.


Turn on to lightly floured board; roll into 1/4 inch thick.   Cut with floured cutter.   Bake on prepared baking sheet for about 10 minutes.   Makes 30 cookies


Variation:   Drizzle top of each bar with your favorite glaze.

Posted by The Deedol Collection….aka Granny’s Favorites Cookbooks



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