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Wheat Germ Pumpkin Cookies


I cup butter

1/2 cup white sugar

1/2 cup brown sugar

1 cup pumpkin

1 egg

1 teaspoon vanilla

2 cups flour

1/2 cup wheat germ

1 teaspoon baking powder

1/2 teaspoon baking soda

1/4 teaspoon cinnamon

1/4 teaspoon ground cloves

1/4 teaspoon ginger

1 cup walnuts

1 cup butterscotch bits

Cream butter and sugars then add pumpkin, egg and vanilla and beat until smooth. Add dry ingredients until blended and then fold in butterscotch bits and walnuts. Drop by tablespoonfuls onto cookie sheet and bake at 375 for 8 to 10 minutes.