Mum's Oatmeal Shortbread Cookies

Sue Fitzpatrick

By
@Dovey22

This was another of those treats that only showed up at Christmas :) I liked these. Very plain and dry so I could dunk them in a glass of milk. Now I like them with a hot chocolate or cup of tea.


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Prep:

2 Hr 30 Min

Cook:

30 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

1 c
butter
1/2 c
brown sugar, firmly packed
1/2 tsp
baking soda
1 c
flour
1/4 tsp
salt
1 tsp
vanilla extract
2 c
rolled oats

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Pre-heat oven to 325F

Cream butter, add sugar and vanilla and mix.
2
Sift and add flour, soda and salt.
3
Mix in rolled oats last
4
Form into two narrow rolls (in waxed paper) and place in the refrigerator to chill for a couple of hours.
5
Unroll the dough and slice fairly thick cookies. About 3/4". Bake on lightly greased cookie sheet for 30 minutes or less, depending on your oven.

Finished cookies are very lightly browned.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: Canadian
Hashtags: #oatmeal, #shortbread