My Favorite Oatmeal Raisin Cookies Recipe

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My Favorite Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

Mary Leonard

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@angelbaby18672

Title says it all, lol. YUMMY


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Serves:

Makes about 4 dozen cookies

Prep:

15 Min

Cook:

15 Min

Ingredients

2 c
all purpose flour
1 c
brown sugar, lightly packed
1 c
rolled oats
1 tsp
baking powder
1/4 tsp
cinnamon, ground
1/2 c
butter or margarine
1/2 c
raisins
1/3 c
sour cream or plain yogurt, either one works
1
egg, beaten
3 Tbsp
molasses
1 tsp
baking soda

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Preheat oven to 375 F. Lightly grease baking sheet(s)
2
In a large bowl, combine flour, brown sugar, oats, baking powder and cinnamon
3
Cut in the butter until mixture is evenly distributed
4
In a food processor, blender, or with a chopper, chop the raisins
5
In a separate bowl, stir together sour cream and egg. In another bowl, mix molasses and baking soda. Stir into the sour cream mixture. Add chopped raisins and stir
6
Add sour cream/molasses mixture to the flour mixture, and stir into a stiff batter
7
Chill in the freezer for about 15 minutes, until easier to handle
8
Shape into walnut-sized balls. This can be easier if your hands are slightly wet
9
Place two inches apart on lightly greased baking sheet. Flatten cookies with the back of a spoon
10
Bake for about 15 minutes until a rich golden brown. Cookies may look done after about 10 minutes, but they are better if cooked 3 to 5 minutes longer

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtag: #oatmeal