Cowboy Cookies

Cowboy Cookies Recipe

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Diana Collins

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@dianajcollins

I got this recipe from my step-wife (my kids step-mom) and it has been a favorite for years. I don't know where the name Cowboy Cookies came from, but that's the name I've always passed along with the recipe.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Serves:
5 doz.
Prep:
1 Hr 30 Min
Cook:
10 Min

Ingredients

1 c
shortening
1 c
brown sugar, firmly packed
1 c
sugar
2
eggs
1 tsp
vanilla
1 tsp
soda
1 tsp
baking powder
2 c
all purpose flour
1 c
chocolate chips
2 c
old fashioned oats
1/2 c
chopped walnuts

How to Make Cowboy Cookies

Step-by-Step

  • 1Cream shortening, brown sugar and sugar together.
  • 2Add eggs and vanilla, blend well.
  • 3Sift soda, baking powder and flour together and add to mixture.
  • 4Add chocolate chips, oats and nuts. Mix well.
  • 5Dough will be thick and crumbly. Drop by teaspoonfuls on ungreased cookie sheet.
  • 6Bake 10-12 minutes at 350ยบ or until golden brown.

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About Cowboy Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies, Chocolate
Other Tag: Quick & Easy