Oatmeal Cookies

Amy Handlon


This recipe comes from my grandmother's cookbook, she had made for all the grandchildren. These cookies were made often and in several batches because one batch often would not last very long. This recipe is over 150 years old according to my grandmother's notes.


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Varies. But it typically only makes about 12 cookies.
15 Min
15 Min


How to Make Oatmeal Cookies


  1. Put into bowl in the order named. Then mix with hands. Drop by spoonfuls on a cookie sheet. DO NOT GREASE COOKIE SHEET. Bake at 350F for 12-15 minutes. Cookies will look like they are not done. Put on a paper towel till cool. Then pack into a plastic container and they will stay soft.

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About Oatmeal Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy Heirloom

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