Meemaws Oatmeal Date Cookies

Rachel Burke

By
@GrittyCowgirl

A childhood favorite. So yummy!


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Rating:
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Serves:
7 Dozen
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

1 c
butter or margarine
2/3 c
sugar
1 c
brown sugar, firmly packed
1
egg, beaten
1 tsp
vanilla extract
2 1/2 c
all purpose flour
2 tsp
baking soda
1/8 tsp
salt
1 c
regular oats, uncooked
1 c
dates, chopped
1 c
pecans, chopped
additional sugar for topping may be needed.

Step-By-Step

1Cream together 1/2 c. sugar, 1/2 c. brown sugar and butter until light and fluffy. Add egg and vanilla and mix well.
2Sift flour, baking soda and salt and add to butter mixture. Blend well. Stir in oats, dates and pecans.
3Shape dough into 3/4" balls and roll in remaining sugar. Place 2 inches apart on baking lined with parchment paper (lightly greased baking sheet works as well). Bake at 350 for 10-12 minutes.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American