Diabetic Spice Cookies

These cookies make a great treat for someone who is on a diabetic diet.


  • 1 1/4 cups water
  • 1/3 cup shortening
  • 2 cups raisins
  • 2 tsp. cinnamon
  • 1/2 tsp. salt
  • 1/2 tsp. nutmeg
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  • 1 tsp. baking soda
  • 1 tsp. baking powder
  • 4 egg whites, slightly beaten
  • 2 cups flour
  • 4 tsp. liquid sweetener


Boil water, shortening, raisins and spices for 3 minutes. Let cool. Beat in egg whites. Dissolve baking soda in 2 tsp.s water, add the liquid sweetener. Add to egg mixture. Blend flour with baking powder. Mix all ingredients together. Drop by tsp.s onto greased cookie sheet. (They do not spread so can be placed close together on cookie sheet.) Bake at 375 degrees F for 10-12 minutes. Makes about 4 1/2 dozen.

By Jan E from Suring, WI

February 4, 20070 found this helpful

Oh these sound GREAT! I am really excited to try these being diabetic myself. YUMMY! Thanks for posting!

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February 4, 20070 found this helpful

Hi Jan These sound really good I am going to go to the store and get what I need to make.

Love and Hugs


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February 5, 20070 found this helpful

I just passed the recipe on to other family members who are diabetic but they sound yummy so I think I'll try them too.



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February 6, 20070 found this helpful

I know several friends who have diabetes. I will make and share these cookies with them!

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