Little Raisin Logs

Pecans and raisins roll a lot of flavor into these little treats.
  • Yields 72 logs
  • Details

    • Serving Size: 2 logs

    INGREDIENTS

    • 1 cup California raisins
    • 1 cup pecans
    • 1 cup butter or margarine, softened
    • 1/3 cup sugar
    • 2 teaspoons brandy (optional)
    • 2 teaspoons vanilla
    • 1/2 teaspoon salt
    • 2 cups flour
    • 1 package (6 ounces) semisweet chocolate pieces
    • 3 tablespoons shortening

    PROCEDURE

    Finely chop raisins and pecans. In a large bowl, thoroughly blend butter and sugar. Beat in brandy, vanilla and salt. Stir in raisins, nuts and flour. On a lightly floured board, roll dough into 72 logs, each about 1/2 inch in diameter and 2 1/2 inches long. Bake on ungreased baking sheet at 325°F for 15 to 20 minutes (cookies do not brown). Cool.

    Meanwhile, melt chocolate and shortening over boiling water, blending thoroughly. When cookies have cooled, dip one end into melted chocolate. Place on wire rack to set.

    Nutrition Facts Per Serving

    Calories 150 (58% from fat); Total Fat 10g (sat 4.5g, mono 4g, poly 1g, trans 0g ); Cholesterol 15mg; Protein 1g; Carbohydrate 14g; (Dietary Fiber <1g; Sugars 8g; ); Iron 1mg; Sodium 85mg; Calcium 6mg; Potassium 72mg

    This recipe is found in the following categories:

    Special Diet

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