The 4 spices that are mixed with flour baking powder are black pepper, cloves, cinnamon and fresh grated nutmeg
The other ingredients are sugar, shortening, eggs, raisins (boiled and drained), walnuts, and cocoa powder
Once all the above is mixed, you will need to add some milk to soften.
Round balls are placed on a greased cookie sheet, baked and iced with powdered sugar and milk...sprinkles add a nice touch!
Hope you have enjoyed our two favorite cookies! Now the recipes go back in the vault... (just kidding!)