Cape Cod Oatmeal Cookies Recipe

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Cape Cod Oatmeal Cookies

Debby Nelson

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@annazzassi

This recipe is from an old Fannie Farmer Cookbook I bought not long after I married. My Dad and my husband loved them so I would make them every year at Christmas and in-between. They are chewy and nourishing. Give them a try!


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Serves:

makes about 70 cookies

Prep:

15 Min

Ingredients

1 1/2 c
flour
1/2 tsp
baking soda
1 tsp
cinnamon
1/2 tsp
salt
1
egg, lightly beaten
1 c
sugar
1/2 c
melted shortening
1/2 c
melted butter
1 Tbsp
molasses
1/4 c
whole milk
1 3/4 c
uncooked oatmeal
1/2 c
raisins which have been soaked in vanilla to soften
1/2 c
chopped nuts (i make with pecans - use your favorite)

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
2
Mix the flour, baking soda, cinnamon, and salt together in a large bowl. Stir in the remaining ingredients.
3
Arrange by teaspoonfuls on unbuttered cookie sheets and bake until the edges are brown, about 12 minutes.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids, Healthy