Colonial Peanut Butter Oatmeal Cookies

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Melissa Etheridge

By
@melissareeseetheridge

I don't know why these are called "colonial"--but they're easy and delicious.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
makes about 3 dozen
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
10 Min

Ingredients

  • 1 c
    shortening
  • 1 c
    granulated sugar
  • 1 c
    light brown sugar
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla extract
  • 2
    eggs
  • 1 1/2 c
    sifted flour
  • 1 tsp
    soda
  • 3 c
    rolled oats
  • 1/2 lb
    salted spanish peanuts

How to Make Colonial Peanut Butter Oatmeal Cookies

Step-by-Step

  1. Cream shortening and add sugar gradually.
  2. Add vanilla and eggs and beat well.
  3. Sift flour and soda; add to mixture.
  4. Add rolled oats and peanuts; mix well.
  5. Shape dough into small balls and place on lightly greased cookie sheet.
  6. Bake for 7 minutes at 425.

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