Strawberry Pecan Cookies

My dad's wife is always creating new recipes to use up the fruits and vegetables he grows in his garden. These cake-like cookies are one of her "masterpieces"!

Directions Place strawberries in a blender, cover and process until pureed; set aside. In a large bowl, cream shortening and sugar until light and fluffy. Add eggs, one at a time, beating well...

  • Yield: 39 servings
  • Cooking time: 15 Min
  • Rating: 5/5
  • Publisher: Tasteofhome.com

Ingredients

  • 7 fresh strawberries, crushed
  • 1 cup shortening
  • 1-1/2 cups sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 3 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • 3/4 cup chopped pecans
  • Red food coloring, optional

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