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Mincemeat Cookies Recipe

From the Kitchen of: Beverly Hicks, Greenwood, S.C.

Mince Meat  recipes are pretty old fashioned. Chances are your kids and grandkids have no idea what mincemeat is. Sounds like it is time to introduce them to the wonderful pleasure of mince meat!

Note: To some people, it's "mince meat". Others spell it "mincemeat". Whatever the spelling, it has the same great taste.  

Mince Meat Cookie Ingredients:

  • 3 eggs

  • 1 1/3 cups mincemeat

  • 1 cup shortening

  • 1 1/2 cups sugar

  • 3 cups flour

  • 1 teaspoons baking soda

  • 1/2 teaspoon salt

  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract

How to Make Mince Meat Cookie:

  1. Pre-heat oven to 375 °.

  2. In a bowl, mix together dry ingredients,

  3. In a separate mixing bowl, beat shortening and sugar together.

  4. Add eggs and beat together well.

  5. Slowly mix in dry ingredients.

  6. Mix in mincemeat.

  7. Drop spoonfuls of batter onto a cookie sheet.

  8. Bake 7 to 8 minutes.

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