Oatmeal Drop Cookies Recipe

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Oatmeal Drop Cookies

Laura Daszynicz

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@Dazzy

This recipe came out of my Betty Crockers Cooky Cookbook. This cookie was a big hit at the Farmer's Market.

Historical note.

1902 Fannie Farmer opened her cooking school in Boston

1906 Pure Food and Drug Act passed by Congress.


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Ingredients

1/2 c
shortening
1 1/4 c
sugar
2
eggs
1/3 c
molasses
1 3/4 c
flour
1 tsp
baking soda
1 tsp
salt
1 tsp
cinnamon
2 c
rolled oats
1/2 c
chopped nuts
1 c
raisins

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Heat oven to 400 degrees. Mix shortening, sugar, eggs, and molasses thoroughly. Swift together dry ingredients, add to shortening mixture mix well. Blend in oats, nuts and raisins.
2
Drop dough by rounded teaspoons onto lightly greased cookie sheet, about 2 inches apart. Bake 8-10 minutes or until lightly browned.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Other Tag: Quick & Easy