Fabulous Glazed Apple Spice Cookies

1/2 c. margarine
1 1/2 cups well packed dard brown sugar
1 egg
1 tsp. cloves
1 tsp ground nutmeg
1 tsp baking soda
1 3/4 unsifted flour
1/4 c apple juice
1 cup chopped raisins
1 cup chopped walnuts
1 cup diced unpeeled apples (green)


1 T. soft butter
1 tsp salt
1/8 t almond extract
1 1/2 cups powdered sugar
1 to 3 Tbsp applie juice

Cream butter. Add sugar gradually. Beat in egg and all spicess and soda. Work in flour and apple juice. Add rasins, walnuts and iced apples. Drop by tablespoonfuls on a greased cookie sheet and bake for 10 minutes at 400 degrees. Remove to rack and spread with glaze while warm.

Cream butter, add salt almond extract and sugar. Grdually add apple juice until glazed is spreadable.

Makes aobut 50 cookies.
Nadine Melberg