Meemaws Oatmeal Date Cookies

1
Rachel Burke

By
@GrittyCowgirl

A childhood favorite. So yummy!

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Serves:
7 Dozen
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

1 c
butter or margarine
2/3 c
sugar
1 c
brown sugar, firmly packed
1
egg, beaten
1 tsp
vanilla extract
2 1/2 c
all purpose flour
2 tsp
baking soda
1/8 tsp
salt
1 c
regular oats, uncooked
1 c
dates, chopped
1 c
pecans, chopped
additional sugar for topping may be needed.

How to Make Meemaws Oatmeal Date Cookies

Step-by-Step

  • 1Cream together 1/2 c. sugar, 1/2 c. brown sugar and butter until light and fluffy. Add egg and vanilla and mix well.
  • 2Sift flour, baking soda and salt and add to butter mixture. Blend well. Stir in oats, dates and pecans.
  • 3Shape dough into 3/4" balls and roll in remaining sugar. Place 2 inches apart on baking lined with parchment paper (lightly greased baking sheet works as well). Bake at 350 for 10-12 minutes.

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About Meemaws Oatmeal Date Cookies

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