Banana Oatmeal Cookies

Karla Everett Recipe

By Karla Everett Karla59

Very good cookies ; I've been making these for years.


Recipe Rating:
 7 Ratings
Serves:
2-3 doz.
Prep Time:
Cook Time:

Ingredients

1 c
sugar
2/3 c
shortening
2
eggs
1/2 tsp
vanilla
1/2 tsp
lemon extract
3/4 c
mashed bananas
1 1/2 c
oatmeal ; quick cooking
2 c
sifted flour
3/4 tsp
baking soda
1 tsp
baking powder
1 1/4 tsp
salt
1/2 c
coarsely chopped walnuts ; optional


Directions Step-By-Step

1
Cream the sugar and shortening together ; Add the eggs and beat on med-high speed until light and fluffy.
2
Blend in both flavorings , bananas and the oatmeal.
3
Sift together all the dry ingredients and gradually blend in with the creamed mixture ; Stir in the nuts ; optional.
4
Drop by tablespoons onto greased cookie sheet. ( I like to add some chopped nuts on top too just before baking )
5
Bake @ 350° for 15-18 minutes. place on cooling rack to cool.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids
Hashtags: #banana, #oatmeal