Colonial Peanut Butter Oatmeal Cookies

Melissa Etheridge

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@melissareeseetheridge

I don't know why these are called "colonial"--but they're easy and delicious.


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Serves:
makes about 3 dozen
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
10 Min

Ingredients

1 c
shortening
1 c
granulated sugar
1 c
light brown sugar
1 tsp
vanilla extract
2
eggs
1 1/2 c
sifted flour
1 tsp
soda
3 c
rolled oats
1/2 lb
salted spanish peanuts

Step-By-Step

1Cream shortening and add sugar gradually.
2Add vanilla and eggs and beat well.
3Sift flour and soda; add to mixture.
4Add rolled oats and peanuts; mix well.
5Shape dough into small balls and place on lightly greased cookie sheet.
6Bake for 7 minutes at 425.

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