Fig Cookies

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Appears in

The Settlement Cook Book

By Lizzie Black Kander

Published 1903

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  • ½ cup butter
  • 1 cup brown sugar
  • 2 eggs beaten
  • ½ teaspoon cinnamon
  • 2 tablespoons sour cream
  • 1 teaspoon soda
  • 1 cup chopped figs
  • Flour to roll


Cream sugar, with butter, add beaten eggs, sour cream with soda dissolved in it, cinnamon, and the chopped figs rolled in flour. Add flour to make a stiff dough; roll, cut and bake.