Mock Pumpkin Cookies

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2 cups sugar
4 cups pureed cooked carrots
1 cup butter
1 egg
1 tbsp cinnamon
1 tsp nutmeg
1/4 tsp cloves
2 tsp baking powder
2 tsp baking soda
1/2 tsp salt
4 cups flour
Optional: 1 cup raisins, nuts or chocolate chips

In a large mixing bowl, beat sugar, carrots, and butter.
Mix in egg.
Add cinnamon, nutmeg, cloves, baking powder,  baking soda, and  salt.
Add flour. Mix until combined. Mix in raisins, nuts or chocolate chips if desired.
Drop by rounded tablespoonfuls onto a greased cookie sheet.  Bake for 10-12 minutes at 375 degrees or until browned.