Candied Fruit Drops

Enjoy these chewy cookies made with candied fruits and nuts - perfect dessert to serve a bunch

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  • prep time 1 hr 15 min
  • total time 1 hr 15 min
  • ingredients 10
  • servings 84
 

Ingredients

1
cup butter or margarine, softened
3/4
cup packed brown sugar
1
egg
1 3/4
cups all-purpose flour
1/2
teaspoon baking soda
1/2
teaspoon salt
1
box (8 oz) chopped dates (1 1/2 cups)
1
cup chopped candied green pineapple
1
cup chopped candied red cherries
1 1/2
cups chopped pecans

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  • 1 Heat oven to 350°F. In large bowl, beat butter and brown sugar until light and fluffy. Add egg; blend well. Add flour, baking soda and salt; mix well. Stir in dates, candied fruit and pecans. Drop by teaspoonfuls onto ungreased cookie sheets.
  • 2 Bake 10 to 12 minutes. Cool 1 minute; remove from cookie sheets. Cool completely.
  • 1 Heat oven to 350°F. In large bowl, beat butter and brown sugar until light and fluffy. Add egg; blend well. Add flour, baking soda and salt; mix well. Stir in dates, candied fruit and pecans. Drop by teaspoonfuls onto ungreased cookie sheets.
  • 2 Bake 10 to 12 minutes. Cool 1 minute; remove from cookie sheets. Cool completely.

EXPERT TIPS

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Expert Tips

Dates and candied fruit make these drop cookies wink at you with color, and they're very chewy and moist!

Nutritional information

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Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Cookie
Calories
70
(
Calories from Fat
35),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
3 1/2g
3 1/2%
(Saturated Fat
1 1/2g,
1 1/2%
Trans Fat
0g
0%
),
Cholesterol
10mg
10%;
Sodium
45mg
45%;
Total Carbohydrate
10g
10%
(Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
  Sugars
6g
6%
),
Protein
0g
0%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
0%;
Vitamin C
0%;
Calcium
0%;
Iron
0%;
Exchanges:
0 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1/2 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 1 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
1/2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.