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Banana Jumbos

Ingredients

  • 1 cup shortening
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 3 ripe bananas, mashed
  • 1/2 cup buttermilk
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 3 cups flour
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1 cup chopped nuts

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Instructions

  1. Cream together shortening, sugar and eggs.
  2. Stir in bananas, buttermilk and vanilla extract.
  3. Add dry ingredients and mix well.
  4. Blend in nuts, chill for 1 hour.
  5. Heat oven to 370 degrees F.
  6. Drop by teaspoonsful onto lightly greased cookie sheet.
  7. Bake for about 10 minutes, until delicately brown.
  8. Frost with powdered sugar frosting.