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If you like cafe lattes then you are going to love this recipe. I love it with whipped cream on the cookies.


Serves: 0

  • 875 millilitres flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 1 teaspoon nutmeg
  • 250 millilitres soft butter
  • 500 millilitres soft light brown sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 125 millilitres black coffee
  • whipped cream (optional for tops of cookies)


Hermits is a community recipe submitted by opositive89 and has not been tested by so we are not able to answer questions regarding this recipe.

  • Mix together flour, baking soda, salt and spices; set aside.
  • Cream butter and sugar until light and fluffy (my favourite). add eggs until well combined. At low speed add coffee. then beat in dry ingredients a third at a time.
  • Refrigerate for one hour.
  • Preheat oven to four hundred degrees. lightly grease cookie sheets.
  • Drop onto cookie sheet about two inches apart.
  • Bake for 8 to 10 minutes until hermits are nicely browned. put on plate to cool or eat warm.
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