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sweet - n tart oatmeal cookies

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a recipe by
sherry monfils
worcester, MA

I decided to use up my dried cherries I had left-over that I usually put in my oatmeal and it always tasted great. So I figured why not use them in oatmeal cookies? They are sweet and tart and so yummy with a tall glass of milk.

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serves about 48 cookies
prep time 15 Min
cook time 10 Min

Ingredients For sweet - n tart oatmeal cookies

  • 3/4 c
    softened butter
  • 1 c
    packed light brown sugar
  • 1/2 c
  • 1 tsp
    baking powder
  • 1/4 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp
  • 2 lg
  • 1 tsp
  • 1 c
    dried tart cherries
  • 1/2 c
    chopped walnuts
  • 1-3/4 c
  • 2 c
    rolled oats, i used quick-cooking oats, but you can use old-fashioned oats.

How To Make sweet - n tart oatmeal cookies

  • 1
    Heat oven to 375. Place parchment paper on cookie sheets. In lg bowl, beat butter on medium speed for 30 seconds. Add brown sugar, sugar, baking powder, baking soda and cinnamon. Beat well.
  • 2
    Beat in eggs and vanilla until combined. Beat in flour. Stir in oats, dried cherries and walnuts. Drop by teaspoonfuls, rounded, and 2" apart onto parchment paper.
  • 3
    Bake 8-10 mins, or until golden around edges.