Grandma Cooks Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

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Donna-Marie Sloma

By
@dmsloma

When I first got married, I had only a few things that I could make and sometimes I would stop by Grandma Cooks House and she would take out a recipe and we would make it together!

Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Comments:
Serves:
16
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
25 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

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8 oz
(2 sticks) of unsalted butter, softened
1 c
light brown sugar
1 c
white suger
2
eggs, room tempature
1/2 tsp
salt
1/2 tsp
baking powder
1/4 tsp
nutmeg
3 c
rolled oats
1 1/2 c
all purpose flour
1 1/4 c
raisins, light or dark

How to Make Grandma Cooks Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

Step-by-Step

  • 1Set oven at 350 degrees

    Sift all the dry ingredients first in 1 bowl, Flour, Salt, Baking Powder and nutmeg. Next in 2nd bowl mix all the wet ingredients until they are creamy, by hand or electric mixer.
  • 2Grandma said to add the sugars at this time until it becomes fluffy about 3 minutes and I still follow her instructions to the tee. Then add 1 egg at a time.
  • 3Slowly mix the flower mixture into the buttery mixture until combinded.
  • 4Then add the Oats and Raisins with a wooden spoon.
  • 5Form the dough into 32 or so 1 inch balls, placing each ball onto two or four parchment paper covered, large cookie sheet. Bake until cookie edges turn golden brown, 15 to 20 minutes. I turn my sheets around in the oven for a more even cooking. Let them set for 15 to 20 minutes. before serving.
  • 6Note: Chocolate Chips can be added in place of the raisins, but I like to add them with the raisins sometimes. You can also add nuts. Just add 1 1/4 cups of nuts or Chocolate Chips with or in place of the Raisins.

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About Grandma Cooks Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

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




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