The Very Best Oatmeal Cookies

Steps on how to prepare a The Very Best Oatmeal Cookies recipe

Time

20 minutes

Servings

1

Calories

132.3

    Ingredients

  • 1 cup shortening
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar, firmly packed
  • 1 cup granulated sugar
  • 2 large eggs, beaten
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 1 1/2 cups flour
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 3 cups quick-cooking rolled oats
  • 1/2 cup chopped nuts (optional)
  • 1/2 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips (optional)
  • 1/2 cup raisins (optional)

    How to make it

  1. 1. STEP

    Preheat oven to 350°F.

  2. 2. STEP

    Cream together shortening and sugars.

  3. 3. STEP

    Add eggs and vanilla, beat well.

  4. 4. STEP

    Sift together flour, salt and soda.

  5. 5. STEP

    Add to creamed mixture.

  6. 6. STEP

    Stir in oats slowly.

  7. 7. STEP

    Mix well. Add nuts, chips or raisins, if desired. Dough will be fairly stiff.

  8. 8. STEP

    Drop by heaping tablespoon on lightly greased cookie sheet. (I use a 4 teaspoon cookie scoop and press them down slightly before baking).

  9. 9. STEP

    Bake for 8-10 minutes.

    Ingredients

  • 1 cup shortening
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar, firmly packed
  • 1 cup granulated sugar
  • 2 large eggs, beaten
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 1 1/2 cups flour
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 3 cups quick-cooking rolled oats
  • 1/2 cup chopped nuts (optional)
  • 1/2 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips (optional)
  • 1/2 cup raisins (optional)

    Tags

    DESSERT

    COOKIE & BROWNIE

    KID FRIENDLY

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