Can I have a recipe for persimmon cookies?


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (180 degrees C).
  2. Dissolve baking soda in persimmon pulp and set aside.
  3. Sift flour, spices and salt together, set aside.
  4. Cream together butter or margarine and sugar until fluffy, beat in egg and persimmon. Stir in dry ingredients.
  5. Drop by teaspoonfuls onto greased cookie sheet.

What kind of persimmons do you use for cookies?

hachiya persimmons
You can use either ripe hachiya persimmons or fuyu persimmons, but hachiya are the best variety to use for pulp, because they get so soft. For hachiya persimmons you’ll want to scoop out the pulp with a spoon, discard any seeds and peel, and pulse the pulp with a food processor or blender to make it smooth.

Do you peel persimmons for baking?

You don’t have to peel them, but I do. Just cut out the crown, peel them or not, and cut into wedges to eat.

How do I bake a persimmon?

Steps to Make It

  1. Gather the ingredients.
  2. Cut off and discard the tops and bottoms of the persimmons.
  3. For easier clean-up, line a baking sheet with parchment paper.
  4. Roast the persimmon slices until soft and starting to brown, about 20 minutes.
  5. Sprinkle the persimmon slices with salt to taste.
  6. Serve and enjoy.

Is persimmon good for arthritis?

Conditions like heart disease, arthritis, diabetes, cancer and obesity are all linked to chronic inflammation. Luckily, choosing foods that are high in anti-inflammatory compounds can help reduce inflammation and lower disease risk. Persimmons are an excellent source of the potent antioxidant vitamin C.

What do Japanese use for high blood pressure?

Japanese persimmon is a plant. People eat the fruit, or use the fruit and leaf for medicine. Japanese persimmon is used for high blood pressure, fluid retention, constipation, hiccough, and stroke.

Are you supposed to eat the skin of a persimmon?

The peel is edible — so take a bite! If you prefer to wait until your persimmon is more ripe (which you always should when dealing with Hachiyas), simply cut it in half and eat the custard-like flesh with a spoon.