Mom's Favorite Oatmeal Cookies

JoSele Swopes

By
@JODIE57

This is a 3 generation recipe...One of the favorite Holiday and fall recipes....When my children were little I would get them into kitchen to help make them...though mostly they wanted to eat the dough...But we got the job done...they had fun...Making and eating them


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Serves:

couple dozen

Prep:

15 Min

Cook:

10 Min

Ingredients

1 c
sugar
2 c
oatmeal, uncooked
1 tsp
cinnamon
1/2 tsp
ginger
1/2 c
milk
2 large
eggs
2 c
flour
1 tsp
salt
1 tsp
cloves
1 tsp
nutmeg
3/4 c
shortening
1 tsp
baking soda
nuts and raisins

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Preheat oven to 350* Put raisins in a bowl with water so they will plump up...
2
In mixing bowl Cream together Shortening and sugar, add in eggs and cream...
3
Add in all dry ingredients, except nuts and raisins and mix well...Add milk a little at a time till mixed well.
4
Drain raisins, stir in raisins and nuts...Place spoon fulls on to cookie sheet..Bake at 350* for 10 to 12 minutes or till golden..
5
Remove from cookie sheet and cool on rack or foil...Place in air tight container....

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Other Tag: Quick & Easy