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This recipe collection began as a way to back up my mother's recipe collection that she has collected in a black binder since the 1950's. Maggie and I are also adding recipes that we want to keep track of, so this will become our family go to location for storing and finding our recipes

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cookies, desserts

Spiced Chocolate Cookies

Mom's Black Book
URL: http://recipes.nalbone.us

Servings: 60

Preparation Time: 15 minutes
Start to Finish Time: 30 minutes

Ingredients

  • 8 cups flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 2 1/2 cups cocoa
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 1 teaspoon clove
  • 1 teaspoon nutmeg
  • 2 1/4 teaspoons black pepper
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 2 1/2 cups sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 5 eggs
  • 1 1/4 cups lard
  • milk

Directions

  1. Sift together dry ingredients and set aside.
  2. Blend together sugar and lard.
  3. Mix dry ingredients into the butter mixture. Add enough milk to the mixture to hold the ingredients together (not too hard or soft).
  4. Drop by teaspoonful on greased cookie sheet.
  5. Bake at 375 degrees F for 15 minutes

Yield: 10 dozen

Per Serving (excluding unknown items): 147 Calories; 5g Fat (31.6% calories from fat); 3g Protein; 23g Carbohydrate; 2g Dietary Fiber; 22mg Cholesterol; 51mg Sodium. Exchanges: 1 Grain(Starch); 0 Lean Meat; 1 Fat; 1/2 Other Carbohydrates.

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