Banana Spice Lemon Drops

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Title: Banana Spice Lemon Drops
Yield: 3 Dozen
Categories: Cookies, Holidays

Ingredients:

2 c Flour; all-purpose
1 ts Baking soda
1/4 ts Ground cinnamon
1/8 ts Ground cloves
6 tb Butter or margarine; divided
1 c Brown sugar; packed
1 Egg
1 lg Banana; mashed (about 2/3c)
Non-stick cooking spray
2 c Powdered sugar
3 tb Lemon juice


Combine the flour, baking soda, cinnamon and cloves in a small bowl; set
aside.

Beat 4 tablespoons margarine. brown sugar and egg in large bowl until
blended. Stir in banana. Add flour mixture; stir until well-blended.

Drop dough by rounded teaspoonfuls onto baking sheets sprayed with cooking
spray, 1 inch apart.

Bake at 375 degrees 10 to 12 minutes or until edges are light brown. Remove
to wire rack; let cool completely.

Beat remaining margarine, powdered sugar and 2 tablespoons lemon juice in
small bowl until smooth. adding more lemon juice, if needed. Spread
frosting over cooled cookies.

Nutritional analysis per cookie: 97 calories, 2 grams fat, 19 grams
carbohydrates, 6 milligrams cholesterol, 62 milligrams sodium, 11 percent
of calories from fat.

** Fort Worth Star Telegram -- Food section -- 29 November 1995 **

From Gemini's MASSIVE MealMaster collection at www.synapse.com/~gemini