Grandma Helen's Oatmeal Cookies

Laurie Sanders

By
@rhinemaidens3

I had asked my grandmother for some cookie recipes awhile back and she very kindly included her oatmeal cookie recipe which I have always loved. I really dislike oatmeal cookies with cinnamon and nutmeg, etc. in them so I was thrilled to get this recipe. It can be tailored to your tastes as far if you prefer nuts or chocolate chips or raisins or whatever!


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Comments:

Serves:

10 or more

Prep:

15 Min

Cook:

10 Min

Method:

Bake

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Notes from the Test Kitchen:
This was one great cookie. I added coconut to this recipe and really enjoyed the mix of flavors. The coconut was so unusual. I love how you can customize these to your liking. I've been sneaking "just one" all day!

Ingredients

1 c
butter
1 c
white sugar
1 c
brown sugar, firmly packed
2 large
eggs, well-beaten
1 tsp
vanilla
1 tsp
salt
1 tsp
baking soda
1 1/2 c
white flour
3 c
quick oatmeal
2 c
coconut (or you choice of nuts, raisins, date, chocolate chips, etc.)

Directions Step-By-Step

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Rice/Grains
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids
Hashtags: #coconut, #oatmeal